Zimmerman, Minn., man airlifted to hospital after firework explodes in hand
- Associated Press
- 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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