LOS ANGELES (LALATE) – A Disneyland explosion today 2013 has just struck a Toontown garbage can moments ago. Witnesses report that a Toontown garbage can exploded today May 28, 2013. And now reports are indicating that an evacuation is underway.
The Disneyland explosion was reported by park victors shortly after 6 pm PST today. Shawna Gonzales writes moments ago that she “was sitting in Toontown at Disneyland and something exploded in the trash can.” She also tells news that “I felt the sound waves of it and Toontown is closed.”
Reports are indicating that sections or all of Toontown are now being closed. Firefighters and law enforcement are currently on scene. The cause of the explosion has yet to be confirmed to news. But attendants are indicating that Toontown is now closed as of 6:15 PM PST today. Disneyland has yet to issue any statement to news about that matter.
Meantime, witnesses were unable to describe the condition of the can or the explosion prior to the evacuation. While news of the explosion spread quickly on Twitter, few individuals had details about the garbage can at the time of explosion.
UPDATE: Anaheim police confirms to news that “dry ice in a plastic bottle” was the cause of the explosion. Evacuations were ordered but no persons were injured. Robert Lopez of the LA Times reports that the dry ice was no accident. “Police tell us dry ice ‘bomb’ was placed in plastic container…. Sheriff’s tell us they are rolling a bomb squad to assist.”