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Lake are fire districts have some advice for those planning to shoot off fireworks this weekend.

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Lake Ozark Assistant Fire Chief Matt Birdsley.

He tells KRMS News if you don’t follow the instructions on the firework, it can be disastrous.

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Osage Beach Fire Chief Jeff Dorhauer says sparklers are one of the most dangerous because of the temperature they reach


Both Birdsley and Dorhauer recommend you maintain a source of water and make sure to clear up any dried brush where you would be shooting off the fireworks.