EM – Man killed in Tasmanian fireworks


A man was killed in an explosion that was triggered while attempting to set off fireworks in northern Tasmania.

According to police, the accident happened overnight on a property in Birralee, about 40 kilometers from Launceston.

Preliminary investigations indicate that the victim in her mid-50s tried to set the cracker on fire with a metal cylinder.

The incident is considered non-suspicious and a report is being made for the coroner.

Similar title :
Tasmanian man dies in explosion of Fireworks near Launceston
Man killed in Tasmanian fireworks explosion
A man in his 50s was hit by fireworks and could not be resuscitated


Tasmania,Fireworks,Explosion,Accident,Tasmania, Fireworks, Explosion, Accident,,Tasmania,Australia news,,News,Disaster and Emergency,