Monday, May 14, 2012
Man Burned After Meth Lab Explosion
A Carter County man had to be airlifted to Wake Forest after 50% of his body was burned from a meth lab explosion. Jeremiah Hopson was cooking meth when it blew up - burning his face, hands and torso. Hopsonís wife was home at the time of the explosion, but no one else was injured in the incident. Police say charges are pending.