Dave Rexroth, WXYZ’s meteorologist in Detroit, lost his left eye in a fireworks accident on July 4. He undergoes surgery to implement a prosthetic eye on July 9.
Flava Flav is threatened by the cops after planning to use $8,000 worth of fireworks on July 4th in his neighborhood. Check out last year’s incident on video.
Neil Diamond performs “Sweet Caroline” at July 4th performance at National Mall for Boston Marathon victims. Celebrities dress up in red, white, & blue.
A Fourth of July celebration ended badly after a firework show in Simi Valley went haywire and began shooting fireworks into the crowd, injuring 28 people.
A fireworks warehouse in Bashtrop, Texas “American Fireworks Inc” caught on fire.
The truck exploded on a bridge in China, sending cars plummeting 100 feet to the ground.
The event attracted over 1 million visitors and included the Prague Philharmonic Orchestra. Not your average community fireworks display.
Get Down! It’s the 10 Worst New Years Fireworks Fails, and they’re coming in hot. Watch as the sparkly magic turns to glittery doom.
It was July 4th this week, so you know that we’re gonna pile on all the fireworks fail that went down. Plus, there’s some really weird time traveling going on and we get a look inside the YouTube complaints department.
YouTube commenter “Shannon W” quipped: “Jim from American Pie lasted longer than this.”
Tom Corrigan is a mayor who has his priorities straight – providing citizens with the fireworks and fried dough that they deserve.
Play with fireworks and you’ll definitely loose some fingers, but on the plus side, you’ve now got a catchy new nickname!