EDITOR’S NOTE: The 8-year-old Pharr girl injured in a fireworks incident on Sunday night has been transferred to DHR Hospital in Edinburg.
PHARR, Texas (KVEO)—An 8-year-old girl from Pharr suffered what officials described as “serious head trauma” in a fireworks accident Sunday night.
According to a news release from city officials, Pharr firefighters and emergency medical services responded to the accident around 5 p.m.
The girl was sent to McAllen Medical Center after she was injured “due to a projectile from fireworks,” says the news release.
The city did not release any details about the girl’s current condition or the location of the incident.
This is a developing story and will bring you the latest details as soon as they become available.