HOUSTON (CBSDFW/AP) – An early morning explosion heavily damaged a bar near downtown Houston, but there are no immediate reports of injuries.
The explosion was reported shortly before 5 a.m. Friday at Bar 5015 in the Houston Museum District.READ MORE: Third Stimulus Check: How Could The Economic Relief Package Put More Money In Your Pocket?
Houston TV station KHOU reports that the bar had closed at 11 p.m. the night before and that authorities believe the building was unoccupied when the blast happened.READ MORE: The Pandemic Closed Them, But On Monday Apple Reopened All 270 Of Its US Stores
Damage was reported to nearby buildings, including a soul food restaurant. A food truck was also destroyed.
Authorities are investigating the cause of the explosion.MORE NEWS: Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price Gets 1st COVID-19 Vaccine Dose: 'I'm Trying To Show Leadership And Show The Way'