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Jun 18, 2015 12:01 PMPublication: The Southampton Press

Two Injured In Propane Tank Fire In Water Mill

Police, fire and emergency personnel at the scene of an accident where two people were injured due to a propane tank fire Thursday morning in Water Mill. DANA SHAW
Jun 19, 2015 12:35 PM

Two people were injured Thursday morning in Water Mill after an accident involving a propane tank fire.

One person was transported to Stony Brook University Hospital by Suffolk County Police medevac to be treated for burns on his arms and face after the accident, which took place at a home on Flying Point Road, Southampton Fire Department 1st Assistant Chief Chris Brenner said. A second person was taken to Southampton Hospital for lesser injuries.

Southampton Town Police Sergeant James Cavanaugh said the specifics of the accident were not clear as of 11:45 a.m. He said a propane tank was involved in the accident, but it did not explode.

Southampton Town Police, the Southampton Fire Department and two Southampton Volunteer Ambulances were on the scene.

The incident is under investigation.

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