responded to 24 reported grass fires on Thursday evening and into the overnight
hours early Friday.
Officials said only
six of those 24 were confirmed to have been caused by fireworks and most of the
fires were small in size.
were issued for illegal use and possession of fireworks in Dallas on
More than 350
pounds of fireworks were confiscated by Dallas Fire and Police on Thursday.
Officials said that number is up nearly 200 percent from 2012.
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