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Fireworks explode in crowd at public display in Bristol

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Media captionFireworks exploded near to the crowd at a display in Bristol

Fireworks landed in the crowd at the end of a public display in central Bristol.

Videos posted on social media appeared to show two fireworks land among spectators. Spectators later described is as scary and terrifying.

At-Bristol, which organised the display in Millennium Square on Thursday evening, said there had been a "fault" which it was investigating.

Nobody is believed to have been injured by the fireworks.

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Several people who were in the square took to social media to comment.

One spectator said it "went horribly wrong" and another said was "a little terrifying".

A spokesman for the At-Bristol charity said: "The display went as planned until a fault at the end which we are fully investigating.

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"At-Bristol takes the safety of its visitors both in venue and in the outside spaces very seriously.

"The firework display was carried out by a team of trained professionals who knew the site very well and have delivered many similar displays in the past."

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