Man suffered severe burns due to smoking with medical oxygen
DERRY — A man suffered burns to his face and chest after a medical oxygen explosion caused by smoking, according tot he Union Leader.
Derry Fire got a call on Friday afternoon to Island Pond Road reporting that someone had been severely burned.
The burn victim was transported to Parkland Medical Center before being airlifted to a Boston hospital.
The investigation concluded that the fire was caused by smoking while using medical oxygen.