Brevard County, FL-Early reports say there were no injuries when a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket exploded on the launch pad at Cape Canaveral early today. The explosion sent a plume of black smoke high into the air. Witnesses reported hearing as many as three explosions in a row.
Brevard County EOC quickly sent Twitter messages saying the smoke posed no threat.
SpaceX was poised for a launch Saturday morning.
Photo is from live stream camera at Kennedy Space Center.
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