explosions

Hunt County
2:03 am
Sun October 6, 2013

Loud 'explosions' reported across region

Tannerite is an explosive that creates a loud "boom" that can be heard up to 30 miles away
cheaperthandirt.com

Social media exploded late Saturday night with reports of 'loud explosions'  and 'gun shots' being heard across the region.

At about 11:20 Saturday night, a large "boom" was heard in Commerce and nearby areas. With a secondary explosion 30 minutes later. Social media was buzzing with many people wondering what was going on, with some fearing potential meteors or even earthquakes.

After receiving many calls, Commerce Fire and Police Departments were unable to locate any damage, or fires of any sort.

The cause? Tannerite.

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