DEVELOPING STORY: There are reports of massive explosions rocking a power plant in Cobb County, Georgia – near Atlanta. Photos on social media show a large plume of smoke and fire.One eyewitness said on Twitter that “flames could be seen over the tops of the trees in our backyard at first.”
“There were four explosions total,” the eyewitness wrote. “The first and the strongest shook our home violently (around 11:23PM). Image below from our backyard.”
The CBS television affiliate in Atlanta reports firefighters are on the scene.
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Over 4,500 homes seeing flickering lights, and many are in Atlanta pic.twitter.com/q1VAXBNaV6
— TheScoop Independent Journalism (@TheScoopUSA) September 7, 2020
There were four explosions total, the first and the strongest shook our home violently (around 11:23PM). Image below from our backyard. pic.twitter.com/abSGt6MLju
— Shelby Watson (@MidgeWatson) September 7, 2020
— CBS46 (@cbs46) September 7, 2020