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Experts Say Play It Safe With Fireworks

3 hours ago
Marianna Bacallao / GPB

The Macon-Bibb Fire Department set off fireworks in their own parking lot, demonstrating how to safely handle, ignite and launch fireworks. 

Macon's fire department receives over 150 calls regarding firework accidents annually. Macon-Bibb Fire Chief Marvin Riggins said a majority of those accidents are eye injuries.