Palm City house explodes: Deputies investigating whether a meth lab caused the blast

1 person injured

PALM CITY, Fla. - A man has been seriously injured after an explosion this morning in a Palm City townhome.

Crews were called out just after 11 a.m. to the home at 3735 SW Sunset Trace.

The Martin County Sheriff's Office says the home's doors and windows were blown out.

The man was taken to the hospital with burns from head to toe. An animal inside the home reportedly died in the explosion.

Martin County Sheriff William Snyder says deputies are investigating whether this may have been a meth lab. 


This story will be updated when more information is available.


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