BALTIMORE (WJZ) — More than a dozen people were injured and 30 fires were started by fireworks over the July 4th weekend in Maryland, the state fire marshal’s office said Monday.
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According to the state fire marshal, fireworks injured 14 people in Maryland and caused 30+ fires on Fourth of July weekend.
The numbers are consistent with years past, according to the senior deputy state fire marshal.READ MORE: COVID-19 In Maryland: Hospitalizations & Positivity Rate Decline Saturday
— Paul Gessler (@PaulGessler) July 13, 2020
The numbers are consistent with previous years.