8-year-old Oklahoma boy killed following explosion in yard
SEQUOYAH COUNTY, Okla. (KFSM) – Two people, including an 8-year-old boy, were rushed to separate hospitals following an explosion in Sequoyah County.
The man then shot the stove with a high-powered rifle.
The boy and a 22-year-old man were injured by shrapnel from the explosion.
The child was airlifted to a Tulsa hospital in critical condition.
The 22-year-old victim was taken to a hospital in Fort Smith.
Sadly, the boy’s grandmother says the child died overnight from his injuries.