Carlton N.Y.-Word today that an Orleans County man injured in a house explosion in the Town of Carlton has died as a result of his injuries.

 Sheriff's Deputies say 75 year old Wesley Baes died yesterday afternoon at Strong hospital where he had been since the May17th incident.

Baes suffered severe burns after an incident involving a torch and a gas tank at his home on South Hillcrest Drive.

 The investigation into the explosion continues.