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Checotah Firefighter Injured In Fireworks Explosion Back In Hospital

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A picture captured one of the fireworks explosions Monday night in Checotah. A picture captured one of the fireworks explosions Monday night in Checotah.

Ashli Sims, News On 6

CHECOTAH, Oklahoma – A Chectoah firefighter injured during a fireworks celebration on the Fourth of July is back in the hospital.

Two firefighters in full gear were injured in two separate explosions Monday night.

7/5/2011 Related Story: Checotah Firefighters Recovering After Explosion At Fireworks Show

Will Ferguson was treated for a concussion and has a hole in his eardrum.

He told News on 6 his fellow firefighter, Jeremy Mathews, who already spent one night in the hospital, was taken by life flight back to the hospital Wednesday evening.

There is no word on his condition.

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