Man injured by exploding aerosol can in Sheffield

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A man was taken to hospital with burns after an aerosol can exploded while he was burning rubbish in his garden.

The man, in his 40s, was using a brazier to get rid of rubbish on Wordsworth Avenue, Parson Cross, when the can exploded at 9.30pm on Tuesday.

Paramedics took him to hospital for treatment.

Firefighters extinguished the flames.

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