Small Explosion at OPPD Coal Plant; No Injuries Reported

OMAHA (KPTM) - No injuries have been reported in a small explosion at a coal plant run by the Omaha Public Power Plant in North Omaha.

The Omaha Fire Department called all clear at approximately 9am.

OPPD says there were no injuries.

A batch of coal ignited at about 8:15, causing a small explosion. OPPD says the unit was not online at the time.