Two boys injured in fire accident

July 09, 2018 12:00 am | Updated 04:57 am IST

Two boys injured

S. Arunkumar (15), sustained 30% burns, his friend, S. Prathiban (14) got 60% burns while playing with garbage in which wastes from some fireworks units were illegally dumped in a channel here on Sunday.

They have been admitted to the Government Hospital here.

The police said that the boys were caught in a ball of fire on the Karuthoorani channel along Meenampatti-Narnapuram road. The Sivakasi east police are investigating.

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