All clear given for Yigo unexploded ordnance


The All Clear was issued at 11:30 a.m. for the reported ordnance located on Chalan Guaka Rd., Yigo.

The area resumed normal operations. All precautions were taken to ensure the safety of the public and responders involved.

GHS/OCD remind residents and visitors to practice the “3Rs of Explosive Safety” when any UXO or munition is encountered:

  • Recognize – when you may have encountered a munition and that munitions are dangerous.
  • Retreat – do not approach, touch, move, or disturb it, but carefully leave the area.
  • Report – call 911 and advise of what you saw and where you saw it.
    Visit to learn more about the “3Rs if Explosive Safety.”

This will be the final statement issued by GHS/OCD regarding the reported UXO incident.

(GHS/OCD Release)