Local community cancels fireworks display
A local community cancels their fireworks show after their pyrotechnic provider's warehouse explodes.
Shell Knob, Mo. - A local community has canceled their fireworks display after an explosion last night at the AM Pyrotechnics warehouse in Polk County.
Shell Knob uses AM Pyrotechnics for their annual "Fire & Thunder" fireworks display. Due to the explosion the community has canceled their show.
The explosion sent one person to the hospital with burns covering over 90 percent of their body. The Fire Marshall is investigating, but no cause has been determined.
There is no future date planned at this time for Shell Knob's fireworks display.