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Man Killed In Welding Explosion In Kemah

Galveston County deputies reportedly found the man with severe burns

A welding explosion in Kemah Monday night left a man dead.

Local media outlets are reporting the man was welding a gas tank on a small boat.

Galveston County deputies reportedly found the man with severe burns. He died at the hospital.

The sheriff's office has not yet confirmed the man's name.

Occupational Safety and Health Administration is reportedly looking into the explosion.

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