Earthlink: Port-a-John Explosion Calls for Caution at Outdoor Events

A man smoking in a port-a-john in Blacksville, West Virginia ignited an explosion that sent him to the hospital.

SCA attendees at summer events beware! Smoking in the porta-castle can be hazardous to your health! A man drove himself to the hospital recently after setting off an explosion by smoking in a portable toilet. He was not seriously injured.