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Published March 16, 2011, 07:15 PM

3 Charged in Roseau County Bonfire Explosion

Three people are facing charges after a bonfire explosion severely burned three people. The bonfire, which happened near Swift, MN, in September.

Three people are facing charges after a bonfire explosion severely burned three people.

35-year-old Mark Gibson, who was one of the three burn victims, is accused of causing the explosion in September by putting a bottle containing gasoline in a bonfire near Swift, MN, in Roseau County.

23-year-old Nicholas Soiney and 21-year-old Kyle Bachand are charged with aiding and abetting Gibson.

Along with Gibson, two women were badly burned.

One of them was pregnant.

All three had to be taken to a Twin Cities Burn unit.

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