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One person in critical condition after explosion at Colleton Co. home

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Source: Live 5 News Source: Live 5 News
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COLLETON COUNTY, SC (WCSC) -

One person is in critical condition following an explosion at a home in Colleton County. 

Authorities say it happened at a single wide mobile home near the community of Ritter on Caesar Lane. 

The man was flown to the Burn Center in Augusta with severe burns.

"Home was fully involved when firefighters arrived," Colleton County Fire and Rescue officials said. 

According to authorities, the man's brother, who lives next door, heard the explosion and found the home on fire. 

"He pulled his brother from the burning structure," authorities said. 

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