Explosion injures one in northwest corner - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Explosion injures one in northwest corner

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NORFOLK, CT (WFSB) -

One person was injured when an explosion propelled an aerosol can from a fire in Norfolk Saturday afternoon.

According to emergency officials, crews were called to a scene on Route 182 after a man was injured in a small explosion. Officials said the can was thrown into a fire where it exploded, sending it back at the man, whose age and identity was not immediately available.

A medic and Life Star were both requested to the scene, and the helicopter will land near the intersection of Rock Hall Road and Route 44.

Stay with Eyewitness News as more information becomes available.

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