FARMINGTON – Larry Lord, a maintenance man at LEAP, Inc. in Farmington smelled gas in the nonprofit’s new building Monday morning and immediately helped to evacuate people before it exploded.
Lord “suffered severe burns on over half of his body, multiple traumas, broken bones, and critical injuries.”
A GoFundMe page has been set up to support Lord, the maintenance man who is now being hailed as a hero.
As of early Wednesday afternoon, donations had reached nearly $65,000.
To help, go to the GoFundMe.com page for Support for Larry Lord.