Woman Injured When She Lights Firework, Believing It’s A CandleThree people were injured when a firework was accidentally set off during a gathering Saturday night near north suburban Antioch.
Man Killed When Firework Blows Up In His Face In Gage ParkPolice said the man was setting off fireworks around 9:30 p..m. in an alley near 54th and Maplewood when one of them blew up in his face.
Man Loses Fingers In Fireworks Accident On Northwest SideThe CFD says a man in his 40's lost most of the fingers on one of his hands from shooting off a firecracker in a grocery store parking lot.
Teenage Boy Struck By Bullet Shot Into Air Like Firework In NW IndianaA 13-year-old boy is in critical condition after being struck by a falling bullet that was likely fired into the air like a firework.
Man Killed In Fireworks Accident In NW IndianaA 26-year-old man from Lowell, Ind., was killed in a fireworks accident on the 4th of July.