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- Aug 27, 2005
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- Houston, TX
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NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — An area of Central Park was closed following an explosion that injured one person. Police sources told CBS2 they are investigating whether fireworks played a part in the explosion.
A man is lucky to be alive after jumping off a rock in Central Park and landing on an explosive device, which exploded. His foot was blown off, and people heard the explosion several hundred yards away.
July 4th is a holiday to celebrate, but be careful with fireworks, pyrotechnics, and other explosives. They can turn a day for celebration into a deadly one.
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