Fourth of July Display Sends Spectators Running

July 4, 2008 Visitors to a fourth of July fireworks display in Charles City, Iowa, got a lot more than they bargained for when one of the pyrotechnic shells misfired. It sent a fireball skidding down the street and into a crowd of spectators. At least 37 people were injured in the accident, including several children. “It was like a bunch of little fireworks just coming toward us,” said Emily Watson, who was at the display. “They started to explode. … Continue reading →