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Man's hand seriously injured by fireworks

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CEDAR RAPIDS (KWWL) -
A 19-year-old man from Cedar Rapids has a serious injury to his hand, after a firecracker goes off while he's holding it.
Firefighters and police were called to a home in the 2300 block of Coldstream Ave. NE on Tuesday evening for the injury.
They say he lost part of several of his fingers.
Police want to remind people that the use of fireworks within Cedar Rapids city limits is illegal. 
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