Helper, UT (June 10, 2022) – Fire crews in Helper were on the scene when one person was injured while using a propane grill on Tuesday, June 7th.
Firefighters responded to reports of a propane explosion at a cabin in Colton just outside of Helper.
Officials said the explosion took place in the outdoor kitchen area of a cabin where the propane grill was being used.
According to police, a malfunction in the grill resulted in the propane settling in the cabinet area where it eventually found an ignition source and caused an explosion.
One person was taken by paramedics to a hospital in Utah County in non-critical condition.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
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