Police: Propane Explosion Injures Man in Swanton

By Joe Gullo

Published 03/07 2014 12:50PM

Updated 03/10 2014 10:15AM

SWANTON, Vt. - Vermont State Police are investigating an explosion and fire at a residence on Church Street in Swanton. 

Police say the resident Warren Caswell called 911 to report a propane explosion and fire in his garage. Caswell was working alone at the time the incident occurred. 

Police say Caswell received non-life threatening injuries. 

Damages are estimated to be in excess of $15,000. 

The exact cause of the fire is still under investigation, but doesn't appear to be the result of an intentional act.

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