Police: 2 hospitalized after backyard explosion

by Associated Press on November 20, 2017 at 5:15 am

NORWOOD, Ohio (AP) — Police say two people have been hospitalized after an explosion in an Ohio backyard.

Authorities tell WKRC-TV a small propane tank used for barbecuing exploded in Norwood around 5:30 p.m. Sunday.

Two people were rushed to a local hospital with burns. Their current condition has not been released.

Police have determined the explosion was accidental.

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Information from: WKRC-TV, http://www.wkrc.com