Protip! Don't Use A Torch To Open A Locked Box Of Fireworks
Two New Hampshire men were killed in an explosion after allegedly trying
to steal fireworks. According to police, the victims, both 21, were
using a blow torch to break into a metal container that had fireworks
Lucas Burke of Allenstown and Ethan Keeler of Epsom were
killed in the blast, set off by the blow torch. A neighbor reported the
explosion, at 67 Farrington Corner Road, around 1:30 Tuesday morning.
New Hampshire State Fire Marshal J. William Degnan says the
investigation is still ongoing.
The two men did not have permission to be on the property.