updated at 11:00am/Friday, June 12, 2009
The RCMP are investigating an explosion that happened last night.
Although there are little details, the Dawson Creek RCMP detachment confim that a bear-proof garbage can has exploded at a rest stop off Highway 2, approximately 25 kilometers from Dawson Creek.
Police say that no one is believed to have been injured.
More details will be available this afternoon, when a news conference will be held at 3:00pm.