Possible meth lab explosion blows out wall

Jamestown explosion. (WDTN Photo/Jamar Black)
Jamestown explosion. (WDTN Photo/Jamar Black)

JAMESTOWN, Ohio (WDTN) – A possible meth lab explosion blew a wall out at a Jamestown home.

Firefighters were called to 10 South Buckles Street around 1:30 p.m. Thursday afternoon. Surrounding homes were also evacuated.

Investigators say a burn victim showed up at the hospital shortly after the explosion. The man, believed to be in his early 30s, was flown to Miami Valley Hospital onboard the Careflight helicopter. His condition is not known.

Fire investigators have to confirm the cause.

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