Explosion kills county man

By: Staff Report

MAXTON — A Robeson County man died this morning when he was badly burned in an explosion.

The man’s name was not available.

Sheriff Kenneth Sealey said the accident happened at a home on El Rancho Road off Jacobs Road. He said the a generator may have caused the explosion. The man was badly burned and died soon after the accident.

The Robesonian will provide more details when they are available.

Staff Report