Minor Injuries from Illegal Fireworks

MEDFORD, Ore. — Several people are suffering minor injuries after an illegal mortar style firework exploded in a group of people overnight. That mortar didn’t send anyone to the hospital, but it did start a fire at a nearby duplex. The scarring visible on the duplex amounted to around $2,500 worth of damage. It was … Continue reading »

Man Seriously Injured from Firework

MEDFORD, Ore. — A Medford man lost nearly his whole hand while trying to light off fireworks after drinking. Police showed up to the 200 block of Mace Road at just before 12:30am Friday to find the man with a, “significant amputation injury.” Police say after several hours of drinking, 37-year old David Jerald Jenkins … Continue reading »