Person's face burnt in gas bottle accident

  • 12/04/2016
Person's face burnt in gas bottle accident

A person has been left with burns to their face in a gas bottle accident in Franklin.

A Fire Service spokesman said the person had been doused in fuel and burned after a hose popped off a gas cylinder in Waiuku at about 8pm.

They had also received burns to their arm but the fire had not spread to any property, the spokesman said.

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