BREAKING NEWS FROM JAPAN: Massive Explosion Near Tokyo Rocks US Base
Photos and video footage have emerged showing apparent multiple munitions explosions at a US base in Kanagawa Prefecture near Tokyo.
The fire department of Sagamihara said the blasts occurred shortly before 1:00am Monday local time, national broadcaster NHK reported.
More than ten fire trucks were dispatched to the site of the fire, Sagami General Depot, which is a US facility used for the storage of fuel and munitions.
Japan’s Asahi newspaper reported that no general evacuation of nearby areas had been called.