An explosion heard in Cornelius is being blamed on construction in in the Bailey’s Glen. File photo. TODD SUMLIN, Charlotte Observer
An explosion heard in Cornelius is being blamed on construction in in the Bailey’s Glen. File photo. TODD SUMLIN, Charlotte Observer TODD SUMLIN THE CHARLOTTE OBSERVER
An explosion heard in Cornelius is being blamed on construction in in the Bailey’s Glen. File photo. TODD SUMLIN, Charlotte Observer TODD SUMLIN THE CHARLOTTE OBSERVER

Mark Price has been a reporter for The Charlotte Observer since 1991, covering beats including schools, crime, immigration, the LGBTQ issues, homelessness and nonprofits. He graduated from the University of Memphis with majors in journalism and art history, and a minor in geology.