GANDEEVILLE, W. Va. – An oil drum has exploded near Gandeeville.
A Roane County 911 dispatcher said a 24-year-old male was cutting into an empty 155-gallon oil storage drum at a little after 2 p.m. Tuesday when the drum exploded.
The victim was flown by helicopter to Cabell Huntington Hospital.
According to the dispatcher, a 16-year-old male was also burned.
He was transported to Roane County General with non life-threatening injuries.
No other details were immediately available regarding the victims or their condition.