Fireworks recalled over explosion hazard

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) -- The Consumer Product Safety Commission is recalling some fireworks after saying they can explode unexpectedly.

The recall includes TNT Red, White, & Blue Smoke fireworks that are supposed to smoke when lit, but the CPSC says the fireworks explode unexpectedly after being lit, posing burn and injury hazards to consumers.

The fireworks are sold at Target and Wal-Mart in Illinois.

Three people have suffered burn injuries due to the defect.