Veteran says he suffered burns, scarring after e-cigarette exploded

Veteran Suffers Burns After E-Cigarette Explodes

LANCASTER, Ca. (KTLA) -- A veteran planned to file a lawsuit filed Thursday after he said an e-cigarette purchased at a Lancaster store exploded, causing him to suffer burns on his face and neck, and to become scarred. Kacey Montoya reports from Beverly Hills for the KTLA 5 News at 3 on Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016.

Shockingly, this isn't the first time this has happened:

Family Says E-Cigarette Explosion Nearly Killed Man

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Truck driver crashes on highway after e-cigarette explodes
An e-cigarette left this man in the hospital on a ventilator

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