Open file in a new Firefox tab

I'm using a script to view html files from TextWrangler in Firefox:
tell application "TextWrangler" to set theFile to file of document 1
tell application "TextWrangler" to save theFile
tell application "Finder" to open theFile using (path to application "Firefox")
Works fine, except that the file is opened in a new window in Firefox. I would like to have it in a new tab in the active Firefox window (if Firefox is already running).
Any ideas how to do that?

Try using:
tell application "TextWrangler" to set theFile to file of document 1
tell application "TextWrangler" to save theFile
set the_URL to "file://" & POSIX path of (theFile as alias)
tell application "Firefox"
Get URL the_URL
end tell
You may need to change the settings in the Tabs section of the Firefox preferences for this to work correctly.

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