Restaurant in Albany Explodes

*This is a developing story that we hope to have more information about as the morning moves on.

According to sources, there was a "major building explosion" at Pad Thai Noodle Restaurant located at 113 Everett Road in Albany and the building is a total loss.

Ofificials haven't disclosed what caused the building to explode. You can see the damage and destruction in a video from Sidewinder Photography below.

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Firefighters from Colonie congregate after extinguishing the large fire overnight at a restaurant in Albany. Photo: Screengrab from Facebook

Fireball in the Sky

Thankfully, it is believed that no one was in the building at the time, and our thoughts are with the local first responders from Albany and Colonie who extinguished the blaze.

According to the Facebook post, "heavy shards of glass and building debris covered the roadway and parking lots across the street as firefighters were arriving on scene. Numerous departments began to extinguish the fire."

*This is a developing story that we hope to have more information about as the morning moves on.



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