Florida man seriously injured after firework exploded in his hand on Fourth of July

Jonathan Soto, 35, suffered injuries on his left hand and chest after he grabbed a mortar-style firework in his left hand and waited for it to ignite.
0:13 | 07/05/18

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Transcript for Florida man seriously injured after firework exploded in his hand on Fourth of July
And here at home the fireworks here in Lakeland Florida police say a man was seriously hurt when a mortar style firework. Exploded in his hand you see it happening right Carrie suffered injuries on his arm and his chest waiting for it to go off.

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