Dispatch: Man injured in explosion near Grant

Bridgeton Township, explosion
The area in Bridgeton Township where a man was injured in some sort of explosion on July 4, 2017.

BRIDGETON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — Aero Med was called to a rural area west of Grant on Tuesday afternoon after a man was injured in an explosion.

Newaygo County Dispatch said it happened around 2:45 p.m. in the 7800 block of W. 104th Street near S. Plymouth Avenue in Bridgeton Township.

The man who was injured was described as being in his 50s. His condition was not immediately known.

It was initially reported as a fireworks explosion, but authorities haven’t yet confirmed that and are still investigating the cause.