(TWIN FALLS, ID) — A southern Idaho man has been airlifted to a hospital in Utah following a gas tank explosion Wednesday. The Twin Falls County Sheriff’s Office says 36-year-old Fred Cronmiller was demolishing an old vehicle when he cut the fuel line, causing the car to explode. Nearby farmers immediately stepped in to help, pushing the victim into a canal to help put out the flames. Cronmiller is currently in a burn center in Salt Lake City.
Josh Furlong, KSL
Brett Crandall, BYU-Idaho Communications
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