BLACKWELL, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) – A Blackwell volunteer firefighter was burned when a pipe exploded during a fire Wednesday.
The Blackwell Volunteer Fire Department did confirm Fire Fighter Skipper sustained burns to his face, neck, and arm during the explosion, which involved a gas line at a fire at Oak Creek Ranch.
Pictures of Firefighter Skipper show heavy blistering in these areas.
Firefighter Skipper was transported to a burn unit in Lubbock but has since been released and is home and doing okay.
No further information has been released.