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Two people charged in fireworks incident

A 58-year-old woman was struck on July 4th
Posted at 9:34 PM, Aug 12, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-12 21:34:52-04

DUNKIRK, N.Y. (WKBW) — Two teenagers have been charged in a fireworks incident that injured a woman on the Fourth of July.

The Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office says a 58-year-old woman was struck by a firework that was set off illegally on Bayshore Drive in Dunkirk. The woman was taken to ECMC.

On Monday an 18-year-old woman from Amherst and a 19-year-old man from Buffalo were arrested and charged with Reckless Endangerment in the Second Degree. Their names have not been released.