Surgery Saves Boy’s Foot After Accidental Explosion

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Story Summary

The Fourth of July and fireworks go hand-in-hand, but fireworks can be risky – sending thousands of people to emergency rooms across the country each year.

Trenton Campbell, a 7-year-old boy from Cooper County, Missouri, knows just how dangerous these kinds of explosives can be.

See how doctors saved the seven-year-old boy’s foot after a blast accident almost ended in amputation.

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