Bladensburg ambulance explosion caught on video (VIDEO)

The moment when a large explosion rocked the ambulance. (Photo:

Dramatic video posted on the fire blog shows a private ambulance exploding in Bladensburg on Wednesday.

According to the site, Bladensburg Volunteer Fire Department Chief Randy Kuenzli shot the video near the Prince George's Fire Station at 38th Street and Rhode Island Avenue in Mt. Rainier.

The explosion blew the roof off the ambulance.

The main blast hits about 1:10 into the video, which is courtesy of and the Bladensburg Volunteer Fire Department.