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5 NEWS UPDATE: Explosion at Mobile Home Sends One to Hospital
Written by Your 5News Team
Last updated on December 05, 2012 @ 6:02PM
Created on December 05, 2012 @ 1:37PM
UPDATE:
 
Officers from the state fire marshals office were back at the scene of a Preston County home that exploded on Wednesday. That's because they think it might be a case of arson.
 
George Teter was flown to the West Penn Burn Center early Tuesday morning. That's when his home was destroyed.
 
He told crews that a propane tank exploded.
 
Detectives said Teter tried to burn his home down this summer.
 
He's still at the West Penn Burn Center in critical condition.
 
 
ORIGINAL STORY:
 
A Preston County man is apparently in critical condition after an explosion at his mobile home. 
 
According to media outlets, crews were called to the home of George Teter on George Washington Highway in Aurora Tuesday morning after nearby residents heard an explosion. 
 
Teter was flown to the West Penn Burn Center. He told crews a propane tank exploded,  likely due to a leak.

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