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Originally published Monday, March 25, 2013 at 7:40 PM

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Electrical transformer burns in Wash.

An electrical transformer that exploded and caught fire in southeast King County, Wash., sent up noxious black smoke on Monday afternoon.

The Associated Press

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RAVENSDALE, Wash. —

An electrical transformer that exploded and caught fire in southeast King County, Wash., sent up noxious black smoke on Monday afternoon.

KING-TV reports that no power outages or injuries were reported.

The explosion took place at a Bonneville facility in Ravensdale.

Fire crews from several departments responded to contain the blaze.

The cause of the explosion was not immediately determined.

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Information from: KING-TV, http://www.king5.com/

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