Authorities: Man dies following meth lab explosion

By: Newscenter 16 staff Email
By: Newscenter 16 staff Email

THREE RIVERS, Mich. (AP) - Authorities in southwestern Michigan say a man has died following a suspected methamphetamine lab explosion.

MLive.com reports the man had burns and lacerations from the Monday blast in Three Rivers and died Tuesday at a hospital. His name wasn't immediately released.

Investigators say they found evidence of methamphetamine manufacturing. They also were searching for another person who may have been at the site of the blast.

Police in the community about 70 miles south of Grand Rapids are seeking tips from the public.

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