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Christmas fireworks death

2 years ago December 26, 2012 Dec 26, 2012 Wednesday, December 26 2012 Wednesday, December 26, 2012 6:21:49 PM EST in News
Source: Associated Press

A man in Clay County, Mississippi near West Point died in a homemade fireworks explosion outside his house on Christmas night. Ralph "Bubba" Elliot was killed when his homemade device exploded just before ten last night. Clay County Sheriff Eddie Scott says state and federal authorities are trying to determine what was used the device. Elliott owned Elliott trucking and lived on Highway 46 in western Clay County.

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