Explosion in New York – 25 or more Injured

This just happened within the past hour.

It is reported that approximately 25 people have been injured.

From New York Post

A dumpster blew up at 8:30 p.m. Saturday night in Chelsea, blowing out the lower windows of a 14-story residence for the blind.

At least 26 suffered minor injuries from what may have been an explosive device, police sources told The Post.

The explosion, described by one neighbor as “deafening,” happened outside the Associated Blind Housing facility at 135 W. 23rd Street. The facility provides housing, training and other services for the blind.

According to police radio transmissions, the people inside the facility have been initially told to remain inside as police began their investigation. Source

from PIX11

The explosion happened around 8:30 p.m. at 135 23rd St. between Sixth and Seventh avenues.

Sources say 26 people have minor injuries.

The victims were taken to area hospitals.

The FDNY is on the scene with the NYPD Counterterrorism Unit. Source

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