Evacuation order lifted; investigation into the explosion to continue Thursday

Published on Wednesday, 14 June 2017 12:23 - Written by

Smith County Fire Marshal Connie McCoy-Wasson said the investigation into the Tuesday explosion at Tyler Welders Supply will continue on Thursday. 

She said she doesn't expect to release any further information today.

The evacuation order for those affected by the fire  has been lifted, and all residents and businesses are allowed to return to their homes and places of work. 

The cause of the fire has not been determined. 

- LouAnna Campbell