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Manhole Cover Explodes After Man Drops Firecracker In Hole [VIDEO]

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Darwin almost claimed another victim. Unsurprisingly, dropping firecrackers in a manhole is not the best of ideas.

Firecrackers sure are a lot of fun…and dangerous.  I’ve had my fair share of youthful scraps with the incendiary devices.  But I’ve never been silly enough to try this:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XIBeiwfwkmY&feature=player_embedded

In case you aren’t aware, explosive gasses may accumulate in the hole, waiting for you to ignite it with a firecracker.

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