Unfortunately, the fuel caused the fire to explode and the man suffered flash burns
to his face, neck, shoulders, upper arms, hand and crews were also initially concerned about his airway as he was complaining of a sore throat.
A man in his early 60s and a workmate in his early 20s, were taken to City Hospital, Birmingham, with flash burns
to their hands and face.
Gardeners were today urged to take care when burning garden rubbish after a West Yorkshire man suffered flash burns
to his back, shoulder and legs.
He suffered burns, but at this point we don't know if they were electrical burns from contact with the power line, or flash burns
from sparks,'' Boyd said.
John has long since recovered from the flash burns
on his legs and the severe gashes to his legs and neck.
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Detective Constable Sophie Gaffney, of West Mercia CID, said: "He may well have flash burns
to his hands and scorched his clothing.
Williams suffered flash burns
to his face and hands and was treated for his injuries at Morriston Hospital, Swansea.
An experiment went badly wrong in the chemistry department on Crown Street on December 9 leaving students with flash burns
and cuts to their faces from flying glass.
But all I was left with were flash burns
on my arms and face.
DVLA worker Karen Andrews, 35, a mother-of-one from Gorseinon suffered flash burns
and an eye injury after opening a letter bomb on February 7.
Mr Walker escaped with minor injuries, but his wife had serious flash burns
The skin on Alan Harris's face was red and peeling, caused by flash burns
after he started the fire, said John Attwood, prosecuting.
Within nine days, the flash burns
to my face had almost completely disappeared," he says.
A Staffordshire Ambulance spokesman said: "He suffered almost 30 per cent burns to his arm and leg, and flash burns
to his face and head.