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Man’s hand blown off in Brevard County fireworks accident, officials say

42-year-old man transported as trauma alert

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BREVARD COUNTY, Fla. – A 42-year-old man’s hand was blown off in a fireworks accident Friday night, according to Brevard County Emergency Management.

The accident happened on Serenade Street Northwest in Palm Bay.

The man was taken to a hospital as a trauma alert.

No further details were immediately available.