Explosion in Lake County, Ill. felt here

A explosion at a factory in eastern Lake County, Illinois Friday night was felt and heard in parts of Western Kenosha County.

The blast occurred about 9:50 p.m., in Waukegan, according to media reports. People reported hearing and feeling it as far away as Bristol, Wilmot and Paddock Lake.

Here’s a story from WGN-TV with lots of social media links and video.

Here’s a post from WISN with video of the explosion happening.


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