Video: Maine firefighter survives dramatic explosion

  • Source: Bangor Daily News
  • Published: 06/13/2017 12:00 AM

A volunteer firefighter suffered facial burns when a propane tank explosion engulfed him in flames last week. Limestone police Chief Stacey Mahan posted the dramatic video of the explosion, which was captured on his body camera, Sunday on social media. Firefighters went to a property on Main Street on Thursday afternoon, where a fire had broken out in a wooded area near propane tank Firefighter Scott Patten was trying to keep the blaze under control when one of the tanks exploded, sending flames shooting toward him.


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