Fireworks sold at Meijer, Target recalled due to unexpected explosions

Posted at 3:22 PM, Jun 28, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-28 15:22:10-04

You expect fireworks to explode, but not before you're ready for it! 

American Promotional Events is recalling 36,000 fireworks that can go off unexpectedly after being lit. The recall includes TNT Red, White, & Blue Smoke fireworks.

The UPC number 027736036561 appears on the packaging.

The fireworks were sold at Kroger, Meijer, Target and Walmart.

Three people have been burned. 

Consumers should stop using the recalled fireworks and contact American Promotional Events for a full refund. 

You can call 1-800-243-1189, email or go to  and click on product recall.