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LAS VEGAS, NEVADA - DECEMBER 31: Las Vegas Tells 2020 to "Kiss Off" with a virtual event featuring an exploding 2020 sign, a fireworks display and the reveal of a 2021 sign at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway on December 31, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Florida man has been known to dabble in explosives from time to time, with mixed results. This time around, a Florida man was reloading ammunition in his home when things went a little sideways.

According to Tampa FP, police and fire squads in Seffner responded to a home explosion call last Thursday. When they arrived on the scene, the home had been totally destroyed and the owner was seriously injured.

A neighbor reported the explosion, which rocked the entire street. Investigators say neighbors pulled two adults from the rubble.

A female victim was treated and released from a local hospital, while the man remains in critical condition. No neighbors, police or firefighters were harmed.

The man told responders that he had been reloading ammo when the explosion happened. He said he had about 6 pounds of smokeless powder beside him when the explosion occurred.


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