Authorities detonate suspicious device in Russell

Courtesy: KRSL
Courtesy: KRSL

RUSSELL, Kansas — Authorities in Russell have detonated a suspicious device.

It was found Monday by workers of the Union Pacific Railroad Russell radio station KRSL reported.

It was discovered on the railroad tracks north of Russell High School.

It was taken east of town and later detonated by the bomb squad.

No injuries were reported.

It has not been announced what the device contained.

Several streets were blocked as crews worked to remove that device provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language, racial slurs or consistent name calling will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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