Explosion at fertilizer plant east of Saskatoon

Saskatoon firefighters responded to a fertilizer plant east of the city this afternoon after a report of an explosion.

Saskatoon firefighters responded this morning to a small explosion at a fertilizer plant east of the city. 

Saskatoon Fire and Protective Services said there were no injuries, but some equipment damage.

Crews have left the scene, near the junction of Highways 5 and 41. No smoke or fire could be seen by a CBC News reporter at the scene. 

Police blocked off a road near the fertilizer plant after responding to the report at about 11 a.m. 

Three fire engines responded to the scene. 

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