Improperly discarded fireworks ignite, damaging $6,000 of York County property

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YORK COUNTY, Pa. (WHTM) — The West Manchester Township Fire Department responded to multiple fires started by the careless use of fireworks last weekend.

According to a post from the Department's Facebook account, improperly discarded fireworks have caused numerous fires within the Township. The post says in one specific park, softball equipment, a dumpster, and the vinyl fence around the dumpster ignited in flames due to the discarded fireworks combined with the extreme heat.