TRINITY, TX (KTRE) - Many residents of Trinity may have had a rude awakening early Wednesday morning.
The Trinity Police Department received several reports of a loud explosion at approximately 5:30 a.m. Wednesday. When TPD officers investigated the noise, they learned that a large, older air compressor had exploded.
"If you have an older model air compressor or air tank we recommend you have it inspected," stated a status update on the Trinity Police Department's Facebook page.
The status update explained that the air compressor exploded as a result of a structural failure in its tank. No one was injured as a result of the explosion.