Girl, 9, critically injured by firework explosion inside home

Neighbors say they heard an explosion and screams coming from the child's Philadelphia home.
1:17 | 07/01/19

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Mike allow boom. I was so loud that I heard it in the back room. Neighbors on the Kensington lock. Hurting explosions Sunday morning then they heard the screams for help. It was smoke coming out about how. And the neighbor. Portion of the available argued it was a little girl and I think. Like all of that off all the body that in light emitted a lot of finger. So my. Dry as a mom. Neighbors quickly realized a nine year old child with injure police say a fireworks he found and ignited exploded in her hand. A police officer came in with the fingers and you know ice. This is this says she saw that little I don't you know Hilton paying out asking for help then and she was real bloody. I just pray and hold. She'll be okay. The bomb squad and fire crews also responding police remained on the scene for most of the day. We serve a search warrant to look for other devices like the one little round possibly and an eighty or similar explosive like the one seen here. On the ATS web site. All are considered very powerful dangerous and illegal. But on I think with the slocum an analysis company to it was a little baby of the and had his place where.

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