Three injured in garage explosion in Holtsville

November 16, 2010 2:07:29 PM PST
Three people were injured in a garage explosion on Long Island.

Suffolk County officials say a Holtsville man was using spray paint in his garage near a space heater.

The spray apparently ignited.

The resulting blast critically injured the man and seriously injured his girlfriend.

The man's father got hurt trying to help them.

All three were taken to Stony Brook University Medical Center.

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