STARK COUNTY, Ohio (WJW) — The Stark County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after a man hurt himself while trying to make an incendiary device.
According to a press release, deputies responded to the 1600 block of Broadway Avenue NE for reports of an explosion on Saturday night.
Upon arrival, they found 41-year-old William McCullough, who had seriously injured himself while crafting the device using smokeless gun powder.
He was life-flighted to MetroHealth Medical Center in Cleveland.
The Stark County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Osnaburg Township Fire Department.