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 https://www.denix.osd.mil/uxo/ to learn more about the “3Rs if Explosive Safety.”
This will be the final statement issued by GHS/OCD regarding the reported UXO incident.