VIDEO: Massive fireworks explosion shuts down highway

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KALAMAZOO COUNTY, MI — One person is dead after a truck carrying fireworks exploded causing a 120+ vehicle pile-up on I-94 in Kalamazoo County. The truck was carrying 44,000 pounds of fireworks.

WXMI-TV reports that it took hours to burn off. Emergency officials told anyone within a mile of the accident to take shelter as a precaution.

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