If you’re planning a bonfire to celebrate Independence Day, don’t do this.
Here’s how quickly it can all go wrong:
No one appears to have been injured, but there was almost certainly some singed hair and racing heartbeats.
It’s not clear when or where this was filmed, but the lesson is timeless... and it’s right in the title of the video: “Don’t put accelerants on bonfires.”
The safest way to enjoy a summer blaze is by using a fire pit or fire ring and following precautions, instructions and common sense.