DEVELOPING: Ashland Garage Explosion Possibly Bomb

Edited by Tony Rutherford from Multiple Reports

ASHLAND, KY (HNN) - An explosion of a car at a city parking garage could have been caused by a bomb. A woman entered the vehicle, turned the key, and the vehicles windows blew out.

Ashland Police, the Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms and Kentucky State Police are assisting in the investigation of the incident that occurred  late Thursday afternoon at Bath Avenue and 12th Street, which is known as the Skytower Parking Garage.  Police said the woman received first and second degree burns. She has been treated and released from the hospital.

One witness said the explosion shook a nearby building.

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