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Wedding fireworks kill couple

01 September 2014, 11:32

Abuja - A couple in Britain was killed by fireworks set to mark the occasion of another couple’s romantic wedding day.

The bodies of the couple, believed to be fireworks technicians, were recovered from the shocking scene near Windermere in Cumbria’s Lake District, Daily Star reports.

The fireworks were reportedly stored in a garden shed before the wedding of John Simpson and Nicole Rothwell.

Also read: Couple almost struck by lightening while taking a selfie

Tourists saw fireworks explode around 3:30pm on Saturday. They said they could see the afternoon sky being lit up by bright colours before thick grey smoke appeared.

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