Fireworks accident claims man’s ankle

Man seriously injured following fireworks accident. (WDTN)
Man seriously injured following fireworks accident. (WDTN)

MILLERSPORT, Ohio (WDTN) – Fireworks took a turn for the worse in Butler County Saturday night.

The Butler County Sheriff’s Office told 2 NEWS shortly after 11:00 p.m. Saturday night, officials responded to the 3300 block of Schollenbarger Road.

They found one man in his 20s, seriously injured from a fireworks accident.

We’re told the man’s ankle had to be amputated.

No word on the man’s condition. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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