Gas Explosion Hits North Ill. Campground

October 17, 2013 by   - () Comments Off on Gas Explosion Hits North Ill. Campground

A gas explosion sent one person to the hospital and completely destroyed a trailer at Woodhaven Lakes Campground in Sublettt, Ill., according to a report by KWQC TV.

Lee County Sheriff said a security guard noticed the smell of gas and found it was leaking from the trailer’s propane tank.

The tank exploded and the security guard was burned on his arm and top of his head.

He was airlifted to the hospital.

The blast destroyed the trailer and also blew out some wall panels and windows of adjacent trailers.


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