Man Hurt After House Explodes

Saturday, September 24th, 2011 at 11:54 am

A Polk County man was injured in a house explosion Friday night.

The explosion happened Friday night east of Lewis, Wisconsin.

According to Doug Panek of the Inter-County Newspaper in Frederic, firefighters were told the man was in the basement lighting the furnace when it exploded. The firefighters had to dig the man out of the house.

There was no word on the man’s condition at the time.

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