Connor, of Houghton-le-Spring, now fronts a fire safety campaign in the North East and has been presented with bravery awards.Gosh! What did he do? Rush into a burning orphanage to rescue some winsome moppets?
It must have been something like that, right?
Connor Rowntree, now 18, was playing with the aerosol at friend’s home near Newcastle in 2009 when he was engulfed in flames.
He spent nearly a year fighting for his life in hospital and has undergone over 100 reconstructive operations.I...
Oh, and no, it wasn't just the aerosol:
His accident happened in May 2009 when Connor, then 15, was engulfed in flames while playing with petrol and aerosols at a friend’s house./facepalm