HOUSTON A man was hospitalized after an explosion Saturday in his garage in northeast Houston.

The incident happened at a home on Saltillo Street and Mesa Drive. Firefighters said when the homeowner opened the door to his garage a vapor buildup exploded giving him second-degree burns on his face and chest. The man s condition has not been released.

CenterPoint Energy is investigating what caused the explosion, but they said the neighborhood is not in any danger.

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