Explosives Discovered Crystal Cave

May 16, 2008 8:42:27 PM PDT
Workers in Sequoia National Park found what they say looks like an explosive left over from the 1930's.It happened inside "Crystal Cave". The workers were doing their annual cave restoration and cleaning project when they found it.

Luckily, the park service's regional expert in abandoned explosives works in Sequoia Kings Canyon. He was called in to assess the situation.

Workers found wires coming out of three holes drilled into the cave walls Next week, crews will try to remove the wires and any explosives.