By CBS3 Staff

WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP, N.J. (CBS) – Authorities are looking into what caused a port-a-potty to explode in Washington Township over the weekend. Officers responded to the construction site of a new At Home Decor store on the 5700 block of Route 42, just before 8 p.m. Sunday.

Police say a portable toilet at the construction site had blown up.

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Port-A-Potty Explodes At Construction Site Of New At Home Decor Store In Washington Township, Authorities Say

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The bomb squad responded to the scene and rendered the area safe.

There were no reported injuries.

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The incident remains under investigation.