Authorities: Fireworks mishap injures 9 in northeast Ohio

WESTLAKE, Ohio (AP) – Authorities say nine people were hurt after a fireworks box fell over and fired into a crowd in northeast Ohio.

It happened just after 10 p.m. Sunday in Westlake. Fire officials say the box fell over minutes into the show in Crocker Park.

Authorities say nine people were treated for minor injuries at the scene. No one was taken to a hospital.

The incident is under investigation.

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