SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – A firecracker exploded in a woman’s hands in San Francisco on Saturday night, blowing off some of her fingers, police said.
The 28-year-old woman was lighting candles inside a parked motor home at 10:20 p.m. when she picked up what she thought was another candle, police said.READ MORE: Storm Watch: Evacuation Orders Issued for CZU Burn Zones in Santa Cruz County
It was actually a firecracker, and when she lit it, it exploded in her hands. Her injuries were not life-threatening.READ MORE: Police Activity Temporarily Shuts Highway 17 Saturday Afternoon
The motor home was parked in lot at San Bruno Avenue and Division Street, police said. She was transported to San Francisco General Hospital.MORE NEWS: Elon Musk, Tesla Super Fans Blast Biden Administration Move Toward Regulating Autopilot
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