JERSEY CITY, N.J. — A New Jersey man died early Saturday in a fireworks explosion in Jersey City, authorities said.
According to witnesses, the victim, who has not been identified, was struck in the neck with fireworks shortly before 1 a.m., NJ.com reported. The explosion took place outside the Booker T. Washington housing complex, the website reported.
Attempts to revive the man were unsuccessful, and he was pronounced dead at an area hospital.
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