Child, 3 others hurt in Mich. fireworks mishap

By: The Associated Press Email
By: The Associated Press Email

Sterling Heights, Mich. Authorities say four people including a child were hurt in a suburban Detroit neighborhood when fireworks set off in a street went awry.

The Detroit News, WWJ-AM and TV broadcasters say a projectile tube tipped over Thursday and shot into a Sterling Heights garage. Police say the people in the area were injured, and the 8-year-old was taken to a nearby hospital but is expected to be OK.

Police also say the back window of a van shattered during the mishap. The person who set up the fireworks received a violation.


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