Officials: Leave the fireworks to the pros
? Officials are putting out a fireworks warning for the upcoming holiday weekend. Nassau and Suffolk officials are stressing the dangers of the explosives and telling Long Islanders to leave it to the pros.
In Yaphank today, Suffolk officials demonstrated what happens when fireworks are set off inside a car. Flames completely engulfed the vehicle. Officials say even fireworks that don't appear to be dangerous can still cause a lot of damage.
Officials are reminding residents that those caught with fireworks could get arrested.
To watch Suffolk officials' demonstration, go to Channel 612 on your iO digital cable box and select iO Extra.