Beloit man involved in home explosion dies

CREATED Jul 11, 2013 - UPDATED: Jul 11, 2013

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BELOIT -- The man who was pulled out of the rubble of his exploded home last weekend has died, according to a report from WISC-TV. 

Todd Purdy had suffered from second and third-degree burns and succumbed to his injuries Thursday. 

Purdy and his wife, Tara Purdy were trapped in their home Sunday night after a newly-installed stove triggered an explosion.

Tara was rescued first and suffered only minor injuries.