Fire officials: At least four injured in Dunwoody apartment explosion

  • Source: WXIA-TV NBC 11 Atlanta
  • Published: 09/13/2021 12:00 AM

VIDEO: An explosion ripped through a DeKalb County apartment complex Sunday, leaving dramatic scenes of damage and injuring at least four people according to fire officials. It happened at the Arrive Perimeter complex at 2000 Asbury Square just beyond the I-285 Perimeter outside Dunwoody. The precise cause of the explosion has not yet been determined. Fire officials said four people were injured and were taken to the hospital. One had a burn, another had a fractured led and they did not provide details on the two others injured. DeKalb County Fire said the two people who were previously unaccounted for are safe. Dunwoody Police described a "massive" explosion and confirmed there were at least some burn injuries. DeKalb Fire Deputy Chief Melvin Carter told reporters at least two people were injured, including one person hospitalized, as well as two people unaccounted for.


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