Use fireworks with caution
Lt. Danny Cross, with Lincoln Parish Fire District No. 1, said the department is expecting at least five calls involving fireworks and New Year’s Eve festivities. For those who shoot fireworks in Lincoln Parish, one thing to keep in mind is parental supervision.
“That way, if a small fire does get started, they can put it out quickly,” Cross said.
For those who opt to shoot fireworks outside the city limits, the following are safety tips to help ensure fireworks remain fun: