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Exploding car closes Oakland Expressway

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A car that exploded sent two people to the hospital on Sunday morning, one a child, and shut down Oakland Expressway in Topeka.

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Firework Injury Statistics for US, Kansas

“200 people on average go to the emergency room every day with fireworks-related injuries in the month around the July 4th holiday.”