Police investigating package explosion at house in Maryland

LINEBORO, Md. (AP) — Police in Maryland say a man was injured when a package exploded at a home Friday.

Carroll County Sheriff Jim DeWees said the blast was intended for a person who lives in the Lineboro home where the explosion occurred, the Baltimore Sun reported. DeWees called it “an isolated incident.”

He said the 28-year-old man hurt in the blast is not facing life-threatening injuries and is “very lucky” to survive. Part of the home’s exterior appeared to have been blown loose. Police have not identified the victim or named any suspects.

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