Toddler burned in New Castle grill accident

NEW CASTLE, Del. (AP) - May 28, 2013

The State Fire Marshal says the boy was burned at a home on East Hazeldell Avenue in New Castle on Memorial Day when the gas vapors erupted into flames.

Officials say a relative took the toddler to Wilmington Hospital and he was transferred to the Crozer Burn Center in Upland, Pa., in critical condition with second- and third-degree burns on his face and chest.

Officials say gasoline is extremely flammable and should never be used for cooking.

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