Chinese New Years are celebrated with firecrackers. It’s believed that the firecrackers drive away evil spirit. However irresponsible use of firecrackers can could lead to a tragedy scaring life forever.
A young boy in China who was jovially playing around with firecrackers, put the firecrackers down a manhole which resulted in an immediate blast, blowing up the entire sidewalk.
The incident was captured on CCTV footage, shows a boy dropping some lit fireworks through a manhole cover before quickly retreating. Within seconds, a loud explosion rocks up the entire footpath. The boy managed to escape unhurt after the incident.
Watch the CCTV footage here:-
Since the explosion the footage has gone viral in Chinese social media applications.