4070 Hwy 339
Towns County Young Harris, GA 30582
Phone (706) 896-4444
Sheriff’s Office Fax (706) 896-3349
Contact: Sheriff Chris Clinton FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Phone: (706) 896-4444 September 2, 2008
HOUSE EXPLODES, ONE SERIOUSLY INJURED, TWO HELD FOR
At approximately 3:00am, in the Woods Grove area of Hiawassee on
Lakeside Dr., a house exploded.
The state fire marshall was called to investigate. At the fire
marshall’s request, Towns County Sheriff Chris Clinton,
requested the ATF. The agencies are working to determine the
cause of the explosion.
One man was seriously injured; two more are being held for
questioning. Once the investigation is complete, the details
will be released.