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Man transported to hospital as trauma alert after fireworks mishap on New Year's Eve in Pasco County

Posted at 10:18 PM, Dec 31, 2018
and last updated 2018-12-31 22:22:48-05

PASCO COUNTY, Fla. — A 30-year-old man had to be transported to the hospital as a trauma alert after a fireworks mishap on New Year's Eve in Dade City.

Pasco County Fire Rescue responded to a home near the intersection of 17th Street and Marshall Drive around 9:27 p.m. Monday. Authorities say that the firework went off in the man's hand.

The man was transported to Lakeland Regional Media Center as a level two trauma alert.

No additional information has been released at this time.

This is a breaking news story and will be updated as more information becomes available.