7,000 pounds of fireworks confiscated

7,000 pounds of fireworks confiscated

There are 3 comments on the Columbus Dispatch story from Sep 18, 2009, titled 7,000 pounds of fireworks confiscated. In it, Columbus Dispatch reports that:

A home and vehicles on property in northeastern Ohio were packed with 7,000 pounds of fireworks -- equal to about 1,750 pounds of high explosives, authorities said.

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Columbus, OH

#1 Sep 18, 2009
I think fireworks are made from "low" explosives like gunpowder, not "high" explosives.

Since: Jun 09

Wo-Town, O-H-I-O

#2 Sep 18, 2009
They were being patriotic by storing up for next Fourth of July while fireworks prices are low

Since: Jun 09

United States

#3 Sep 18, 2009
The only thing missing was a keg of beer.

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