With Some July 4th Celebrations Canceled Texas Officials Worried About DIY Fireworks SafetyBusiness is booming at North Texas fireworks stands as more people plan to celebrate at home in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic.
Safety Expert Warns Against DIY Fireworks Shows, Suggest Glow Sticks And Silly String For KidsEach year 9,000 to 11,000 firework-related injuries are reported. One third of those injuries are children ages 15 and under.
Dallas Police Officer Injured After Fireworks Shot At Patrol CarA police call about fireworks being set off in Dallas city limits ends with an officer injured.
Injuries From Sparklers & Other Fireworks Increase Around July 4thFood, fun and fireworks are all a part of the 4th of July tradition. But each year, between June and late July, more than 7,000 adults and children go to the emergency room with fireworks-related injuries.