INTERNATIONAL NEWS: Florida man killed by exploding vape pen

A 38-year-old man has died after his vape pen exploded causing fragments of the device to penetrate his skull.

A 38-year-old Florida man was killed when his e-cigarette exploded

Police flood streets of Sheffield in crackdown on crimeThe explosion also led to a fire and the victim suffered serious burns.

Tallmadge D'Elia, from Florida, was smoking the electronic cigarette when it exploded on May 5.

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According to the Tampa Bay Times Mr D'Elia was found dead in his buring home by firefighters.

Magic Magid brings fresh face to role of Sheffield's Lord MayorA post-mortem ezamination report listed the cause of death as 'projectile wound to the head'.

the report added that Mr D'Elia suffered burns to 80 per cent of his body.