• Hannah Phillips

Explosives Found at Mintaro


Police and emergency services are at an incident in Mintaro after explosive substances were found at the property.

About 8.40pm on Monday, 3 December police and ambulance crews were called to the house after reports that a man had seriously injured himself while handling explosive materials.

The 38-year-old man was flown to the Royal Adelaide Hospital for treatment, and is in a stable condition.


SAPOL’s Explosive Coordination Section officers are on scene to safely dispose of any dangerous materials located, and police ask members of the public to avoid the area.

Investigations continue regarding the origin and possession of the explosive substances.