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RCMP looking for cause of explosion reported in Aldergrove

Last Updated Sep 10, 2016 at 10:03 pm PDT

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ALDERGROVE (NEWS 1130) — Startled families in Aldergrove are dealing with a bit of a mystery as they try to figure out the cause of what sounded like a loud explosion at 8 p.m.

Multiple unconfirmed reports peg the bang and rumble as coming from the Athletic Park area, southwest of the Aldergrove Secondary School.

Langley RCMP tell NEWS 1130 ground and air searches as well as interviews in the neighbourhood have yet to pinpoint a cause.

At this time there have been no reports of anyone hurt although some parents say their kids were frightened out of bed and had to be calmed down.

Some people are comparing the noise and vibration to being near a large fireworks show.