MAST-EMS was transporting a "12-year-old male" who was either hit in the head or suffered shrapnel from an exploding firework.
The incident occurred about 9:40pm in the 3900 block of Wabash.
Other news tonight- in Independence-MO- five companies of the Independence Fire department are mopping up a house fire in the area of Lexington and Farley in the northwest part of that city.
No Injuries have been heard.
Around 7:50pm- there was a reported shooting in the 700 block of North Dover Drive.
The male victim from that incident was transported to an area trauma center in non life-threatening condition.
Meanwhile at this report- five companies of the Lenexa-KS Fire department are arriving on the scene of a house fire in the 25400 block of West 96th Terrace.
Reportedly- a trash can in the garage there was on fire- and the fire was spreading to the wall.
At 9:59pm- the first arriving fire company says "the homeowner put the fire out with a garden hose."
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