Halloween prank not a good idea
Last updated 11/29/2007 at Noon
About 9:30 p.m. on Halloween, I was driving on Winterhaven Road near Clearcrest Lane when bright balls of fire, one at a time, flew across the road and into the brush on the other side. It was probably a Roman candle, like those in fireworks shows. Even though I recognized that shooting a Roman candle at passing cars was a Halloween prank, how could someone light fireworks after what our community has been through?
Where in the world were the parents? What were they thinking, allowing a child to shoot fireworks with dry brush all around? I stopped until the last ball of fire arced across,...