Cops explode fireworks-packed SUV

As the 4th of July holiday looms, Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone, along with Suffolk County police, held a news conference on July 1, 2014, to warn about the dangers of buying and shooting off fireworks, which are illegal in New York State. The police department, with help from bomb technicians, pointed out the potential dangers by exploding an SUV packed with pyrotechnics. (Credit: Ed Betz)

As the July Fourth holiday looms, Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone, along with Suffolk County police, held a news conference on July 1, 2014, to warn about the dangers of buying and shooting off fireworks, which are illegal in New York State. The police department, with help from bomb technicians, pointed out the potential dangers by exploding an SUV packed with pyrotechnics. (Credit: Ed Betz)

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