The Firespray Challenge: Children are at risk for severe burns and can start a serious fire
The firespray challenge involves creating a makeshift blow torch using a lighter and an aerosol can. This challenge has resulted in the hospitalization of numerous participants as well as innocent bystanders, as the firespray challenge can easily result in an accidental fire. Children and teens have suffered serious burns after participating in the firespray challenge, initially unaware of just how dangerous this activity could be. Instagram videos feature kids and teens laughing as they attempt the challenge, but this hazardous trend is no laughing matter: attempting the firespray challenge can easily cause severe burns or lead to a serious fire.
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