CONOVER, NC (FOX 46 WJZY) - A Conover man is being treated for serious burns after he was in accident involving fireworks.
Crews were called to the scene on 6th Ave. just after 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday. The victim suffered third-degree burns to his face and arms because of the fireworks, according to the Conover Fire Department.
The man was transported to the hospital and later airlifted to a burn center to receive care. No additional injuries have been reported.
We will update the story as more information becomes available.