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VIDEO: 4 injured in fireworks explosion at NC lake

LAKE WACCAMAW, N.C. (WECT) - Four people were injured in a fireworks explosion Wednesday night at Lake Waccamaw, according to the News Reporter.

The incident reportedly took place during the McNeill family's annual Fourth of July fireworks display about 9:30 p.m.


A witness told the News Reporter that the individuals jumped into the lake, and that all four had burns to varying degrees and one had a possible broken arm.

The witness said none of the injuries appeared to be life-threatening and that all four victims were up and walking.

A video of the explosion was posted on YouTube early Thursday morning.



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