When it comes to treating a burn, what you do will depend on how serious of a burn you have suffered. Most minor burns — they are called either first-degree or superficial burns — will heal on their own.
A hot water pipe failure outside a University of New Hampshire dormitory that injured three students Saturday afternoon was the result of erosion to the pipe that took place over an undetermined amount of time, UNH reported Sunday.
The University of New Hampshire says three students were hurt and a residence hall was evacuated Saturday because of a burst hot water pipe.
A 13-year-old and his father are in the hospital being treated for burns after an explosion in Lawrence.
A man who checked himself into Boston Medical Center over the weekend might have burned himself trying to steal copper.
A Wareham man was taken to the hospital Saturday morning with burns from a fire at his home.