A student at a high school in the Victoria region was seriously injured after an explosion at the school.
A male student at Bairnsdale Secondary College is receiving medical treatment after a fuel drum explosion around 11.20am on Wednesday, the Country Fire Authority (CFA) said.
The teenager suffered severe burns to his upper body, according to Ambulance Victoria.
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He was flown to the Royal Children’s Hospital in stable condition.
“Other students and staff will be supported,” an Education Department spokesman told 7NEWS.com.au.
According to a statement from Headmistress Trudie Nagle, the incident was quickly contained.
“There is no danger to students or staff and classes continue as normal.”
https://7news.com.au/news/vic/victorian-student-from-regional-high-school-airlifted-to-hospital-with-serious-injuries–c-8523938 Explosion at Bairnsdale Secondary College: Victorian student flown to hospital with serious injuries