FALMOUTH, Mass. (WHDH) – Police on the Cape detonated a sizable, unexploded firework on Wednesday.
A swimmer found it along Surf Drive and brought it to shore in Falmouth, according to police. Officials believe the firework that washed up on the beach.
The bomb squad had to be called to blow up the 10-inch commercial firework. It was detonated in a bucket full of water at the town leaf dump.
Officials warned that anyone who finds an unexploded firework like this should keep a safe distance away and call police.
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