Man in critical condition after e-cigarette explosion

Man in critical condition after e-cigarette explosion

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - A man is in the hospital after an e-cigarette exploded on him.

29-year-old Cordero Caples is a Memphis native living in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

Caples is in critical condition with a shattered vertebrae. He will be having surgery to determine whether he will be able to walk again.

He also has multiple fractures, a hole in his mouth and a broken neck.

Caples, who was studying to be a personal trainer, is the father of a 1-year-old girl.

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