WESTON (CBSMiami) — Air rescue rushed a man to the hospital after an explosion at a Weston community pool on Wednesday.READ MORE: Florida House Panel Backs Proposal Limiting Ballot Initiatives
City officials said the explosion occurred while a maintenance worker was mixing cleaning chemicals in a spray bottle near the pool at 1501 Coronado Road.READ MORE: Driver In Wilton Manors Hit And Run That Killed Two Children Pleaded Not Guilty
The bottle exploded in the worker’s hand. Officials said that worker may have lost several fingers in the chemical explosion.
Hazmat crews responded to the scene.MORE NEWS: Florida Lawmakers Tie National Anthem to Sports Money
The victim was taken to Broward Health Medical Center. The victim’s condition is unknown at this time.