Children rushed to hospital with firework injuries

Four children have been rushed to hospital after a firework exploded in their faces.

Thursday, 3rd November 2016, 3:23 pm
Updated Wednesday, 16th November 2016, 4:51 pm
Air ambulance at the scene of firework explosion where two children were rushed to hospital - Photo: Ben Gildert

Two of youngsters were airlifted to hospital while the other two were transported by road ambulance.

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The children were messing about with fireworks in the Albert Street area at around 1pm when the incident happened.