RANCHO CORDOVA (CBS13) – One person has been taken to the hospital with unknown injuries after an explosion at Aerojet Rocketdyne in Rancho Cordova.

READ MORE: Butte County Tree Trimmer Ryan Blinston Found Guilty In Deadly Throat-Slashings

Firefighters were called out Tuesday at 8 a.m. to 2001 Aerojet Road for an industrial explosion, according to sheriff’s department Sgt. Lisa Bowman. One person was taken to the hospital for treatment, while a second person was treated onsite and released.

READ MORE: Sacramento Has First 100-Degree Heat Day Of The Year

Bowman says company employees and people living and working near the facility are not in danger.

The cause of the blast is being investigated under unified command by Aerojet Rocketdyne, Sacramento Metropolitan Fire District, the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department and the Rancho Cordova Police Department.

MORE NEWS: Athletics Blown Out By Twins 14-4

Related Stories
[display-posts tag=”aerojet” wrapper=”ul” posts_per_page=”6″]