Explosive Device Near Fountain Mesa Road Identified

To join the conversation on this story and others, "like" our KKTV 11 News Facebook page!

Investigators now know what caused an explosion outside a local neighborhood.

The explosion happened in a neighborhood near Fountain Mesa Road and Mesa Ridge Parkway in Fountain.

The El Paso County Sheriff's Office says a homemade fireworks device is what exploded in an alleyway.

Neighbors heard the sound and called 9-1-1. Investigators have no suspect description. But if you know who is responsible, call police.

KKTV firmly believes in freedom of speech for all and we are happy to provide this forum for the community to share opinions and facts. We ask that commenters keep it clean, keep it truthful, stay on topic and be responsible. Comments left here do not necessarily represent the viewpoint of KKTV 11 News.

If you believe that any of the comments on our site are inappropriate or offensive, please tell us by clicking “Report Abuse” and answering the questions that follow. We will review any reported comments promptly.

powered by Disqus
KKTV 520 E. Colorado Colorado Springs, CO 80903 Office: (719) 634-2844 Fax: (719) 632-0808 News Fax: (719) 634-3741
Copyright © 2002-2016 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 201349051 - kktv.com/a?a=201349051
Gray Television, Inc.