Crocker Park has posted the following statement in response to the explosion that took place there this morning:
“Earlier this morning an explosion and fire occurred at the construction site of the new American Greetings Creative Studios at Crocker Park.
“Early reports indicate that a construction propane tank caught fire and exploded. The cause of the incident is still being investigated. At this time, there are no reported injuries.
“American Greetings and Crocker Park commend the swift action taken by Westlake Police and Fire Departments. We are extremely grateful to report only property damage and no injuries. American Greetings and Crocker Park are working with authorities and more information on the incident will be released as those details become available.
“As a result of the incident, there are a limited number of temporary store and restaurant closings. Crocker Park advises guests to call their destinations to confirm their status.”