Man who died on Virginia beach was killed by illegal fireworks
POSTED: Thursday, July 11, 2013 - 1:00am
UPDATED: Thursday, July 11, 2013 - 1:04am
VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (WTKR-CNN) — The Medical Examiner's office has confirmed that a man whose body was found on the beach at the Oceanfront died of an explosion injury to the head. Police say this happened as he was trying to ignite fireworks.
Police received a call shortly after 7:00 a.m. on Sunday, July 7 of a body found on the beach at 76th Street at the Oceanfront.
The body has been identified as Jim Englehardt by the Medical Examiner.