Man Escapes Exploding Building

By: Sherelle Roberts Email
By: Sherelle Roberts Email

A Lincoln County man is recovering after surviving and explosion.

Fire officials say Chad Bennett was inside his RV when a propane leak and a lit stove caused an explosion. By the time crews arrived on the scene, the camper was fully engulfed. Neighbors say they saw Bennett running from the RV as his clothes burned on his body.

Bennett was airlifted to UK Hospital with 2nd and 3rd degree burns.
He's listed in stable condition.

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