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East Grand Rapids officials apologize for malfunction at firework display

Posted: 8:04 AM, Jul 05, 2018
Updated: 2018-07-05 08:05:45-04

EAST GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — City officials in East Grand Rapids are apologizing after a malfunction during their annual fireworks show.

Officials say during the fireworks display Wednesday night, sprinklers accidentally started going off.

Some people sitting in the track field accidentally got wet as a result.

The city posted an apology on its Facebook page, saying their maintenance crew turned them off.