The blast in Central Park in new York one person was injured

In Central Park in new York was an explosion in which result one person was seriously injured. About it reports TV channel ABC7.

Presumably, the explosion could occur from-for blasting of firecrackers. According to witnesses, the victim stepped on something and exploded during a walk with a friend. On-site work by the police, also in the operation involved engineers.

The man received a severe leg injury and, as reported by firefighters, he faces amputation.