ORANGE COUNTY, CALIFORNIA — At least one person is dead and several more are reported injured following a car crash and possible explosion in Aliso Viejo Tuesday.
According to local media, a car crashed into a building located at 5 Mareblu before an explosion was reported. The driver was killed and several more were injured.
The scene was declared a second-alarm fire and a hazmat situation, KABC reported.
#OCSDPIO: PIO en route to Mareblu in Aliso Viejo reference reports of an explosion. Additional information to follow.
— OC Sheriff, CA (@OCSD) May 15, 2018
ALISO VIEJO, CA | *2ND ALARM* | 5 MAREBLU | 2STY OFFICE BLDG – REPORT CAR EXPLODED IN PARKING LOT – MAJOR DAMAGE TO BUILDING | ATLEAST 2 VICTIMS FOR EMS – STILL ACCESSING #BREAKING https://t.co/XC9ksdFuHN
— Alertpage Inc. (@alertpage) May 15, 2018