Saturday evening a New Jersey man was attempting to light a large firework when he dropped it. The firework detonated, blowing a off a portion of the man’s left leg and seriously burning his right leg.
According to reports, the firework being used was not legal. Prior to purchasing fireworks, be sure to research your state and local firework laws. If you are going to use fireworks, read the cautionary labels and descriptions. For more information about firework safety, click here