Three people die during Iran's Festival of Fire
At least three people were killed and 250 injured in various incidents during Iran's Festival of Fire yesterday, the IRNA news agency reports.
The last Wednesday of the Iranian calendar year is called 'Chahar Shanbe Suri' (Festival of Fire). It is known as one of the most dangerous days of the year, Trend reports. Iranians traditionally jump over fires and use small explosives during the celebrations.