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Possible explosion near a Sarasota home

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SARASOTA, FL (WWSB) - The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office is investigating a possible explosion overnight near a home between Swift Road and Forest Lane.

Deputies say calls came in after midnight about a loud noise or explosion.

ABC7 spoke to one of the neighbors who called 911.

Paul Bryan recalls the moment when heard the loud noise.

"It sounded like a stick of dynamite, if not two of them or possibly a propane tank," Bryan said. "It was a heavy explosion, glass shattered."

No word yet on what caused that possible explosion, and there are no apparent injuries or immediate danger to the public.

This is a developing story. Continue to check back for more details from ABC7 as more information is made available.

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