Zimmerman man airlifted to hospital after firework explodes in hand

  • Article by: Associated Press
  • Updated: July 8, 2014 - 11:55 AM

ZIMMERMAN, Minn. — A Zimmerman man suffered severe injuries when a firework exploded in his hand.

Sherburne County sheriff's officials say 33-year-old Jeffery Vane was airlifted to a hospital Monday night with severe injuries to his left hand and minor injuries to his face and right hand.

A witness told deputies Vane lit the short fuse on the firework and it exploded before he could throw it.

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