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Man injured when propane line explodes

Published On: Aug 06 2014 09:17:44 AM EDT   Updated On: Jun 26 2014 02:27:36 PM EDT
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TEWKSBURY TWP., Pa. -

A contractor suffered burns when a propane line he was working on exploded.

The incident happened around 10:20 a.m. Thursday on Hollowbrook Road in Tewksbury Township, Hunterdon County, New Jersey.

The 37-year-old victim was working on a propane line for a heated swimming pool when the line exploded, officials said.

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The victim, whose name has not been released, was flown to St. Barnabas Hospital in Livingston with first and second degree burns.