Boston burn care hospital treating young survivors of market explosion in Honduras last month

March 26, 2015 5:15 AM

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BOSTON (AP) — Young survivors of a gas explosion in a marketplace in Honduras are receiving free medical treatment at a Boston hospital specializing in burn care.

The four children were among more than 70 people injured when a gas cylinder suddenly exploded on Feb. 20 in Honduras' capital. The children, ranging in age from 6 months to 16 years old, were flown nearly 3,800 miles to Shriners Hospital for Children in Boston thanks to local and international char...

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