18 C
Fort St. John
Friday, May 24, 2019
9924 101 ave Fort St. John, B.C.
Advertisement
Home News RCMP confirm third bombing near Tomslake, BC

RCMP confirm third bombing near Tomslake, BC

Advertisement

RCMP have now confirmed a third bomb attack has occurred on a piece of EnCana sour gas infrastructure near Tomslake, BC.

The site of the explosion, about 12km northwest of the community, was discovered at approximately 12:30 today. This bombing occurred at a a sour gas wellhead. The explosion caused a small leak, but police say it has been contained by EnCana operations engineers and does not pose any danger to the public. Sgt. Tim Shields of the RCMP’s E Division Strategic Communications section is currently enroute to Dawson Creek and will be addressing the media Saturday morning.

Stay tuned to Energeticcity.ca for more updates as they become available.

Related Stories

Report of another Pipeline Bombing

Pipeline bombings evidence of larger discontent, author says

RCMP already has suspects in pipeline bombing

EnCana says residents not endangered by gas leak after bomb blast

Additional Information: Both bombings attacked the same pipeline; Map & Photo

Police not linking explosion to terrorism

Explosive detonated on Encana Pipeline

get the latest news in your inbox

Author

Advertisement

Local Events

Must Read

Engage Sport North to hold Northern Coach Symposium on June 2

FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. - Ahead of the 2020 B.C. Winter Games coming to Fort St. John, Engage Sport North will be holding a...

Peace River Zone Theatre Festival