Man Injured In House Explosion Dies

The man who was seriously injured when a home in Butler County exploded last week — has died. 67 year-old James Horn was injured on September 11th at the home near SE 155th and Indianola Road near Rose Hill. Family members posted on Horn’s Facebook page Thursday that they appreciated all the support, thoughts and prayers from the community. Firefighters determined that the explosion was caused by a propane leak in the basement of Horn’s home. The cause of the leak, though, has not been determined.