ecently, one little girl in Ningxia found out the hard way why you don’t put firecrackers down a manhole.
One video clip shared on Chinese social media shows the unfortunate girl, dressed in a red jacket, passed out in the arms of an adult with her right hand covered in blood. Another clip shows a close up of the hand, revealing that her pinky finger has been blown off. Nearby, another little girl, dressed in a black jacket, lies dazed on the ground.
According to online reports, this was the aftermath of the two girls trying to put firecrackers down a manhole cover. The incident occurred on Monday afternoon in the city of Wuzhong. Neither of the girls are reported to be in life-threatening danger.
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This comes after a boy in the Inner Mongolian city of Chifeng narrowly escaped serious injury after putting a lit firecracker down a manhole cover. The resulting explosion blew up the sidewalk and damaged nearby cars.