Locke man dies after meth lab explosion

A Town of Locke man has died after a meth lab exploded at his home May 13.

The Cayuga County Sheriffâ??s Office confirms that 47-year-old Shawn L. Perrault died Wednesday at Upstate Hospital from injuries sustained in the explosion.

The explosion set two buildings on the property on Sears Road ablaze, including a mobile home and a nearby pole barn.

Deputies say two other adults and a four-year-old child were home at the time of the explosion, but were not injured.

Investigators say Perrault had burns over 60 percent of his body.