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Acetylene tank explosion in 6600 block of Vine Street (Photo by Dave Marlo/9 On Your Side)
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Acetylne tank exploded, injuring welder at his home in Carthage (Photo by Dave Marlo/9 On Your Side)
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Acetelyne tank explosion burns person at house on Vine Street

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CINCINNATI - A man welding at his home suffered burns to his face when an acetylene tank exploded Wednesday afternoon.

The accident was reported at 1:59 p.m., in the 6600 block of Vine Street in Carthage.

A neighbor told 9 On Your Side the injured man, in his 40s, was conscious when he was transported to a hospital.

WCPO Digital will update this story when more information is available.


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