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Damage at Tech Center Could Reach Five-Million Dollars

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The General Motors logo is seen outside its headquarters at the Renaissance Center in Detroit, Michigan in this file photograph taken August 25, 2009. REUTERS/Jeff Kowalsky/Files
The General Motors logo is seen outside its headquarters at the Renaissance Center in Detroit, Michigan in this file photograph taken August 25, 2009. REUTERS/Jeff Kowalsky/Files

WARREN (WKZO) -- The damage to the General Motors Technical Center in Warren from an explosion last week could reach five-million dollars.

The estimates come from a police report following the explosion in the battery-testing lab at the facility.  The blast blew out windows and caused a small fire.

One worker remains hospitalized due to the explosion.  GM says gasses from an experimental battery pack ignited during a test.

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