Police: Man loses hand in fireworks accident - KCTV5

Police: Man loses hand in fireworks accident

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Fireworks are being blamed for a serious accident in Kansas City.

Firefighters responded to 36th Street and Bales Avenue about 10:20 p.m. According to a tweet by Kansas City Police Chief Darryl Forte, the man lost his hand after a stick of dynamite exploded in his hand.

He was taken to the hospital in serious condition.

The bomb and arson squad is investigating.

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