Comments for: Boy, 11, sent to Portland hospital after fireworks accident hurts eye

Posted July 05, 2011, at 10:02 a.m.
Last modified July 06, 2011, at 5:12 a.m.

GEORGETOWN | An 11-year-old New Hampshire boy was taken to a Portland hospital after an illegal fireworks display injured his eye, according to police. The family of the victim, of Amherst, N.H., allegedly had purchased fireworks in their home state before coming to Maine. “The father was lighting off …

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