Playing with fireworks sets a van on fire in Big Lake

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

Playing with fireworks destroys a van in Big Lake this week.

Flames filled the entire van on 11th and Maine Street.

It happened Monday.

Police say two people inside we're lighting and throwing firecrackers out of the van, when it suddenly burst into flames.

One person was taken to the hospital with 1st and 2nd degree burns.

The driver was ticketed for setting off fireworks within city limits.