Man injured by fireworks in Auburn

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AUBURN, Wash. - A man in his 30's was hospitalized Wednesday after being injured by fireworks in Auburn, according to police.

Police and firefighters were called to the scene around 7:30 p.m. near I Street NE and 37th St. NE.

They arrived to find a man with a severe hand injury and burns to his face after lighting a firework in his hand.

The man was taken to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle for treatment.

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