Teen injured in Fort Mitchell fireworks accident

Posted by Trina Kinstler - email

FORT MITCHELL, KY (FOX19) -- A wayward firework badly burned a Fort Mitchell teenager.

The incident took place on Fishing Creek Court on Sunday night.

The victim was taken to Children's Hospital with third degree burns, and she's now been transferred to Shriner's Hospital.

Her family chose not to comment on the situation, but says the girl is expected to survive.