‘Please shelter-in-place’ – Authorities fight a gas tanker fire in Bloomfield Township

BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. – A gasoline tanker truck caught fire Saturday on Square Lake Road, near Opdyke Road in Bloomfield Township.

According to Bloomfield Township Police, the area, including parts of I-75, was closed due to the fire.

TO UPDATE: No fatalities or injuries were reported in the Bloomfield Township tanker explosion.

HAZMAT teams were called to the area.

Police tweeted that residents in the area are urged to shelter-in-place and call 911 immediately if they feel sick.

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