From the City of Harrisonburg Facebook Page: The Harrisonburg Fire Department Fire Marshal’s Office has concluded its investigation into the explosion and fire that occurred on Saturday, Oct. 17, on Miller Circle and will be turning the scene over to the building owner later today. Miller Circle will remain closed to public access for the foreseeable future as clean-up activities in the area continue. This will also permit business owners to focus on recovery efforts while controlling traffic in the immediate vicinity. The City is releasing this video of the incident captured from a security camera in the vicinity.
The Fire Marshal’s office would like to reinforce that it has not found any evidence of an intentional act leading to the events on Saturday. The Fire Marshal’s Office cannot provide additional information as to the origin and ignition point due to the extensive damage resulting from the explosion. Private investigators representing the various entities affected by the event will continue their respective investigations. Inquiries concerning their investigations should be directed to their communications representatives.
The Fire Marshal’s Office would like to take this opportunity to thank the numerous cooperating and coordinating agencies that provided support to the investigation. Extensive cooperation was received from local, state and federal partners and the City is deeply appreciative of the support it received. Read more HERE
Thumbnail: Security cam footage screen grab - release from City of Harrisonburg