Fireworks Sales Down for this Independence Day

POSTED: Friday, July 3, 2009 - 5:36pm

UPDATED: Thursday, June 3, 2010 - 11:58pm

There’s a statewide burn ban and several parishes have put up firework bans into effect. Sales in West Baton Rouge parish are down 25% for fireworks compared to this time last year and hardly anyone was shopping for fireworks.