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Waterbury man’s left arm required amputation after fireworks accident

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HARWINTON, CT (WFSB) -

Police are investigating an incident in which a man’s left arm required amputation after it was struck with metal shrapnel during an unlicensed, private fireworks show, dispatch at Troop L in Litchfield said.

Police identified the man as 28-year-old Waterbury resident Derek Dooley.

Troopers in Harwinton and Harwinton ambulance responded to a firework mishap on Saturday night.

It is unclear at this time whether Dooley will face charges.

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