A 36-year-old man from the Imielno commune in the Jędrzejów district (Świętokrzyskie Voivodeship) died as a result of the explosion of a central heating furnace in a single-family house. The circumstances of the accident are being investigated.
Firefighters received a report of an accident in one of the houses in the Imielno commune on Saturday (January 13) before noon. After reaching the site, it turned out that a central heating furnace located in the basement of the building had exploded.
A 36-year-old man died in the explosion
A 36-year-old man was in the boiler room at the time of the explosion. – As a result of the explosion, he was thrown out of the boiler room through the door. The man had significant head injuries, and due to the visible signs of death, rescue operations were abandoned, said senior captain. Marcin Bajur, press officer of the Provincial Headquarters of the State Fire Service in Kielce.
They explain the circumstances of the tragedy
Five fire brigades took part in the operation. Police officers are working on site under the supervision of the prosecutor. The detailed circumstances of the accident are being determined.
Main photo source: District Headquarters of the State Fire Service in Jędrzejów