The tragedy happened on Friday afternoon. According to the report of the “Tubantia” daily, three boys watched the fireworks being set off by an adult man.
The explosion of one of them was so strong that it seriously injured two boys. One of them died on the spot. The policemen who arrived at the scene resuscitated the second child, who was taken to hospital in a serious condition.
Firing fireworks has been banned in the Netherlands since last year. So far, in 2021, almost 174,000 people have been confiscated. kilograms of illegal fireworks, last year 123 thousand. kilograms – informs the daily “Metro”.