Water heater explodes, scalding contractor on Beaver Meadows Road, Byron
A water heater reportedly exploded at 7334 Beaver Meadows Road, north of Lyman Road. Byron and South Byron fire departments are responding. A contractor called the dispatch center about the incident, saying he was driving himself to the hospital after suffering burns from the scalding water.
UPDATE 12:20 p.m.: Command says it appears there was a flash of fire at some point, but it was self-extinguishing. All units are returning to service.
FYI...There have been no updates about this incident over the scanner and none are likely to be forthcoming.