Paul K. Epstein: Palm City resident hospitalized after garage explosion
WPTV Web Team
9:44 PM, Dec 25, 2013
5:26 PM, Dec 26, 2013
PALM CITY, Fla. - A man who said he was working on his boat was burned after his garage caught fire in Martin County on Wednesday night.
The State Fire Marshal along with Martin County Fire Rescue responded to the fire at a detached garage in the 5600 block of SW Sunshine Farms Way around 7 p.m.
Investigators said the victim was identified as Paul K. Epstein, 50, of Palm City, Fla.
When deputies arrived, they found a disoriented Epstein at the edge of a driveway on the property. Officials said he tried to go back into the burning building to retrieve his keys and phone, but deputies were able to prevent him.