Vape Explosions In The News

Vape Explosions In The News

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More News About Vapes Exploding

January 2019: Fort Worth, TX: Man killed by exploding vape pen outside vape shop.

August 2018: Denver, CO: TSA video captures luggage on fire in security line.

June, 2018: North Carolina: Today Show reports on North Carolina father whose vape battery explodes in his pocket, burning his leg, requiring a skin graft, and burning through the floor of his vehicle. The explosion of one battery caught the second on fire, the second battery exploded shooting shrapnel into the man’s face. See the video here.

May 2018: Florida: Man killed by exploding vape battery in Florida.

February 2018: Phoenix, AZ: Video with woman who jumped from truck while on fire from exploding vape

June 4, 2018: Rockford, Illinois: Woman severely injured in the face by an exploding vape lithium ion battery.

May, 2018: St. Petersburg, Florida: Man killed by projectile after explosion of vape mod.

December, 2017: Pearl City, Oahu, Hawaii: E-cig vape explodes in man’s mouth.

April 2017: Phoenix, Arizona: Woman leaps from truck as vape explodes in her lap.

April 18, 2017: Phoenix, Arizona: Puppy chews on vape pen, vape pen explodes.

January 19, 2017: Pocatello, Idaho: Vape Pen Explodes in man’s face, he suffers burns and loses 9 teeth.

January, 2017: New York, New York: Personal Vaporizer explodes in man’s pocket.

December 22, 2016: Austin, Texas: E-cigarette exploded in man’s pocket setting his leg on fire.

November 17, 2016: Omaha, Nebraska: Vaporizer Explodes in Man’s Mouth.

September 11, 2016: Old Bridge, New Jersey: E-cig explodes in woman’s purse.

May 7, 2016: Albertville, Alabama: Teen recovering from burns caused by classmates e-cig.

April 15, 2016: New York City, New York: 14-year-old boy left blinded after e-cigarette explodes.

April 7, 2016: New York City, New York: E-cig explodes like a firecracker.

February 24, 2016: Owensboro, Kentucky: E-Cigarette battery explodes, burning man’s leg.

February 17, 2016: Utah: Man says he suffered third-degree burns.

February 10, 2016: Boulder, Colorado: Colorado teen severely burned in e-cig explosion.

February 04, 2016: Houston, Texas: E-cig battery explodes in man’s pocket.

January 28, 2016: Sonoma County, California: Windsor teen badly hurt when e-cigarette explodes in his mouth.

November 23, 2015: Memphis, Tennessee: E-cigarette explosion breaks Memphis native’s neck.

October 27, 2015: Naples, Florida: Florida man in coma after e-cig explodes in his face.

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