Pasco fireworks show canceled - FOX 13 News

Pasco fireworks show canceled

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DADE CITY (FOX 13) -

A fireworks show in Pasco County was canceled Wednesday night after a fireworks company employee was severely injured, authorities said.

According to the Pasco County Sheriff's Office, it happened at the Dade City fairgrounds. They say a mortar went off , and the employee got shrapnel wounds to his face and hands.

The 49-year-old man was taken to the hospital, and the show was called off. It has been rescheduled for Thursday night.

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