Local News

An Explosion In Durham Bank

Posted August 10, 1997 12:00 a.m. EDT

— An explosion occurred tonight at a bank under construction in Durham.

It happened at the Guaranty State Bank on U.S. Highway 54 at Alston Avenue.

Durham police said that no one was injured.

They say the explosion may have been caused by a natural gas leak.

People who live nearby say the explosion rocked their homes.