The Pinellas-Pasco Medical Examiner'sautopsy report released Tuesday confirms the vape pen was responsible for the May 5 death of Tallmadge D'Elia, 38, in St. Petersburg. His official cause of death was listed as "projectile wound of the head" and ruled accidental.
According to the report, the pen he used was a "mod" type, or a modified e-cigarette created to be customizable.
A former CNBC producer was killed when his e-cigarette exploded and lodged into his skull, penetrating his brain, according to an autopsy, the Tampa Bay Times reports.
And in 2016, a vape pen user in NY suffered third-degree burns after the pen exploded in his trousers, NBC reported. It's unclear what caused the pen to explode.
The explosions usually occur suddenly, the report found, "and are accompanied by loud noise, a flash of light, smoke, flames, and often vigorous ejection of the battery and other parts". These include using vape devices with added safety features, replacing wet or damaged batteries, avoiding charging overnight and using only e-cigarette chargers. Since most e-cigarettes use lithium batteries, there is commonly known high risks associated with improper use of the electronics.
The death is thought to be the first in the USA directly related to the use of one of the popular smoking devices.
A U.S. Fire Administration report from 2016 counts 195 incidents stemming from e-cigarettes exploding or catching on fire from 2009 to 2016.
A man has died after e-cigarette exploded, causing a "projectile wound" to his head and starting a fire at his home.
Also that year, a 14-year-old girl had mild to moderate burns after an e-cigarette exploded in the pocket of a person nearby while on a Harry Potter ride at Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida. "The vast majority of vaping devices on the market carry the same fire risk as other products that use lithium-ion batteries, such as cellphones and laptops".
A company representative told WFTS news that their devices do not explode.
Major League Baseball has issued a statement saying the Supreme Court ruling will have "profound effects" on the league. New Jersey lawmakers have introduced new legislation that would regulate and tax sports betting, hours after the U.S.
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Politicians across all parties have been paying tributes to the beloved former Labour MP all day as the announcement was made. Having pushed the British government to bid for the Olympics, her joy on securing the games for London was short-lived.
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Special counsel Robert Mueller is looking into payments a Kremlin-tied Russian oligarch made to President Trump's personal lawyer. Cohen has not been charged with any crime, and both he and his attorney have maintained that he has done nothing improper.
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Elon Musk has given the first glimpse of his underground Los Angeles tunnel, and said free rides will start in just a few months. U.S. cities have largely halted the building of new tunnels and subways due to high costs that can exceed $1 billion per mile.
As of Wednesday, the 45th Weather Squadron said the probability for good launch weather Thursday at the Cape as 80 percent. Nowadays, NASA sends astronauts to the International Space Station using Russia's Roscosmos space program.
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