The incident with the exploded truck full of illegal fireworks in Los Angeles was captured on many cameras by different angles and the footage of the tremendous blast rapidly spread among social media.
Sixteen people were injured after a planned detonation of seized illegal fireworks ended in an explosion in South Los Angeles, according to CBS News pic.twitter.com/PXvV6z8Ar4
Before the incident the police got information that someone had kept lots of illegal fireworks at home. The result of the police visit was the confiscation of more than 5,000 pounds of explosives, thus the police made a decision to carry fireworks to the offsite area with a special vehicle, but something disturbed their plans.
The truck exploded on the street near living houses, 17 people were injured and sent to a hospital. The explosion also damaged nearby houses and vehicles around it.