A Durango teen is recovering from serious burns he suffered when the fireworks he was attempting to mix in a coffee grinder exploded.
Authorities are investigating what caused fires that burned three homes in northern Colorado.
Two children admitted they were playing with fireworks and started an apartment fire Monday afternoon that displaced several families.
Investigators in Greeley say children playing with fireworks started an apartment fire Monday afternoon.
Investigators say illegal fireworks sparked a fire that damaged a home in Fort Collins Friday.
Celebrating the Fourth of July weekend with a barbeque or camping is typical. So is lighting a few fireworks. But this year fire officials warn it is especially dangerous.
Authorities say a fire that started in a bush and damaged part of a Fort Collins duplex was sparked by fireworks.
Denver police and fire officials have launched an anti-fireworks campaign called Don’t Cross The Line, with a strong push toward keeping pets safe while explosions are going on outside.
National forests and counties along Colorado’s Front Range and Eastern Plains are banning outside fires and fireworks as hot, dry weather keeps the fire danger high.
Police and firefighters in Denver are teaming up this Fourth of July holiday weekend to crack down on illegal fireworks. There is no such thing as legal fireworks in Denver.