NORTHFIELD (CBS) — Federal agents are investigating an explosion Wednesday at a home in Northfield.
A resident in the 400 block of Chapel Hill Lane in Northfield called 911 at 1:17 a.m. and reported an explosion, Northfield police said.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Shower Chance By Daybreak
The Northfield Police and Fire departments responded and did not find a fire, but the exterior of the home was damaged.
No major injuries were reported.
“We believe that this was an isolated incident, with no threat to the community or our school system,” Northfield Police Chief William Lustig said in the statement.READ MORE: Postal Worker Tells CBS 2 Staffing Issues Due To Federal Leave, Prioritization Of Package Delivery Are In Part To Blame For Persistent Mail Problems
The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives responded and is assisting with the investigation, agency spokesman Tom Ahern said.
The investigation is in its early stages and it’s too soon to say what caused the explosion, Ahern said.MORE NEWS: Shock And Outrage In Humboldt Park At Death Of Young Parents Yasmin Perez, Gyovanny Arzuaga In Shooting Called 'Execution-Style'
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