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More details are being released by the Danbury Fire Department about an incident of fireworks burning out of control, firing on their own.  In a report to the City Council tonight, fire officials described their response to a private fireworks show on July 6th on the JV baseball outfield, behind a home on Beckerle Street.  Some of the cakes were misfiring from the side of the tubes. Danbury Police, a bomb technician and the State Police Fire Marshal’s division were also on scene.  State Police bomb technicians disposed of the undetonated material, the remaining were soaked with water and disposed of in an on-site dumpster.