Metrotown Skytrain Bomb Threat: Pipe Bomb Found in Parking Lot
SkyTrain service in the Vancouver area was disrupted after a pipe bomb was discovered near the Metrotown mall parking lot.
Burnbay RCMP deactivated the explosive device, which was discovered at the parking lot at MacKay Avenue and Bonsor Street. The RCMP explosives team safely detonated the bomb after placing it in a 30-centimetre hole that they dug in a nearby green area.
The police incident forced thousands of Skytrain passengers to be rerouted.