FORT MYERS, Fla. - An explosion at the Pall Aeropower Corp on Evans Avenue in Fort Myers sends two people to the hospital this morning. This is between Winkler Avenue and Colonial Boulevard. The building has now been shut down for the day as the incident is under investigation.
A large industrial oven exploded and blew debris onto cars and the road. About 150 employees were inside the building at the time of the explosion.
WINK News has learned that five people were hurt when an industrial oven used to make aerospace products exploded. Two people were taken to the hospital with minor injuries.
The State Fire Marshal is investigating.