Conover man burned in fireworks accident transported to hospital

News

WJZY file photo

CONOVER, NC (FOX 46 WJZY) — A Conover man is being treated for serious burns after he was in accident involving fireworks. 

Crews were called to the scene on 6th Ave. just after 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday. The victim suffered third-degree burns to his face and arms because of the fireworks, according to the Conover Fire Department. 

The man was transported to the hospital and later airlifted to a burn center to receive care. No additional injuries have been reported. 

We will update the story as more information becomes available. 

 

 

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories

More Viral