posted on July 13, 2012 10:36
An Orleans County soldier survives an explosion while serving in Afghanistan.
21-year old Cody Coopenberg of Holley was injured and severely burned last week while refueling a generator on base in the Kandahar province.
The generator ended up exploding on him and he suffered burns on 60% of his body.
Coopenberg is a graduate of Holley High School, a volunteer at the Holley fire department and is married with a 18-month old son.