Explosion at Wegmans

By Matt Hicks

Explosion at Wegmans

August 28, 2013 Updated Aug 29, 2013 at 5:04 AM EDT

Ithaca, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Two people were injured after a can recycling machine exploded inside the entrance of the Wegmans store in Ithaca.

The victims, who were not identified, sustained only minor injuries to their upper bodies and hands.

The store remained open and customers were diverted around the area of the explosion.

The Ithaca Police Department launched a criminal investigation into the incident. There is still no known cause, but police said it doesn't appear to be biological or chemical in nature.