Blown transformer causes loud explosion in Santa Monica, Venice

SANTA MONICA, CA – A possible blown transformer caused a loud bang in Santa Monica and Venice on Saturday night, Santa Monica Patch police said.

At around 9:30 pm, people in the Santa Monica and Venice area heard a loud “boom” or explosion sound

Authorities say it was likely a blown transformer.

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It exploded in the south of the city of Santa Monica, police said. The exact location was not immediately available.

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Blown transformer causes loud explosion in Santa Monica, Venice

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