Explosion Suspect Arrested in Bridgeport Apartment Blast Investigation

Bridgeport, Connecticut – A person of interest was taken into custody by the authorities on Thursday following an explosion that shook an apartment building on North Ave. in Bridgeport. Nelson Diaz, a resident of Bridgeport, has been arrested on charges of disorderly conduct and is being held on a $25,000 bond as the investigation by … Read more

Explosion Sparks Evacuation at Bridgeport Apartment Building

Bridgeport, Connecticut – An explosion in the early hours of Thursday prompted the evacuation of residents from an apartment building, leading to an investigation by state and FBI bomb technicians. The incident occurred around 12:25 a.m. in the hallway of a building on North Avenue in Bridgeport. Authorities reported no injuries resulting from the explosion, … Read more

Explosion in Bridgeport Apartment Building Sparks Investigation by Authorities

Bridgeport, Connecticut – Authorities in Bridgeport were called to investigate an explosion that occurred in an apartment in the city overnight on Thursday. The incident prompted responses from local police and fire crews, as well as the FBI. The explosion sparked concerns among residents in the building and surrounding areas, leading to an immediate investigation … Read more

Explosion at Tradebe Facility in Bridgeport under Investigation After Major Blaze

BRIDGEPORT, CT – An investigation is ongoing into the explosion at the Tradebe facility in Bridgeport, which occurred on Friday afternoon. Local and state officials are working with multiple agencies to determine the chemicals involved and the cause of the explosion. After the incident, residents were advised to either evacuate or shelter in place and … Read more

Bridgeport Tradebe Facility Fire Investigation Pointing Towards Accidental Cause, Fishing Still Prohibited

BRIDGEPORT, Connecticut – An investigation into a three-alarm fire and explosions at the Tradebe Facility in Bridgeport is expected to take weeks, officials said. The incident, which occurred last week, does not appear to be a criminal act. Fishing remains prohibited in the area as water testing continues. The initial calls reported the incident to … Read more

Mayor Expresses Concerns Over Air and Water Quality After Environmental Facility Explosion in Bridgeport

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — Mayor Joe Ganim expressed concerns about the air and water quality near the site of an explosion that occurred at an environmental services facility on Friday. City officials, including Ganim, held a press conference on Sunday outside the Tradebe Environmental Services site on Cross Street, where the explosion took place. Ganim emphasized … Read more

Update: Explosion and Fire at Bridgeport Company Injures 3 People

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. – Three people were injured in an explosion and fire at a company in Bridgeport, Connecticut. Officials are set to give an update on the situation. The incident occurred at a company in Bridgeport, injuring three individuals. The cause of the explosion and fire has not been disclosed, and it is unclear the … Read more