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Concourse Reopens After Small Explosion At Atlanta Airport

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ATLANTA (CBS) – A concourse at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport has reopened after a small electrical explosion Tuesday morning, according to CBS Atlanta.

The explosion happened in a maintenance shed in Concourse D around 8:40 a.m. EDT. 

Airport officials told CBS Atlanta it was a small electrical explosion near Gate D 21 at a ramp level maintenance shop. There were no reported injuries, and there was no fire.

Passengers on the northside of Concourse D were evacuated to Concourse E, but have since been able to return to Concourse D.

A partial power outage remained in certain areas of Concourse D.

The cause of the explosion was under investigation.

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