A Salina man was seriously injured in a fireworks explosion Monday in McPherson County.
Wichita television station KSN reports at around 10:15, deputies responded to Showalter Fireworks located near Inman. They found a victim who was being treated by EMS for severe injuries.
An explosion occurred while two people were disposing of expired commercial fireworks.
The victim was identified as 39-year-old Jason Ukele of Salina. He was transported to a Wichita hospital.
An investigation is ongoing. No one else was injured.