Queens man killed by exploding fireworks in home

January 23, 2012 9:10:15 AM PST
One man was killed when the fireworks he was holding apparently detonated in a house in Queens Monday morning.

The 50-year-old man was discovered dead in the 111th Street home in the Ozone Park section just before 9:30 a.m.

The man sustained injury to his hand and stomach, apparently from the firework.

Police are searching the house for additional fireworks.

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