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Published July 06, 2013, 03:44 PM

Dilworth man loses two fingers in a firework accident

Dilworth, MN (WDAY TV) -- A firework related accident leaves a Dilworth man seriously injured.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

Dilworth, MN (WDAY TV) -- A firework related accident leaves a Dilworth man seriously injured.

Otter tail county authorities say 25-year old Jason Holweger lost two fingers while lighting off fireworks Friday night. The Sheriff's Office says Holweger was reloading a 2-inch wide cannon-style firework - while lighting a fuse the firework exploded in his hand.

Vergas Rescue and Perham Ambulance Responded.

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