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Gas explosion injures a Thomasville man

Thomasville- A Thomasville man is recovering from injuries he sustained in a gas explosion.

     It happened late Saturday night when he was trying to light a gas stove at the Exchange Club Fairgrounds. Firefighters say too much time had passed in between the gas being turned on and the pilot light being lit. When the man tried ignite the pilot light, accumulated gas flashed and burned him.

     He was treated at the hospital and released the same night.

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