Fireworks in Tultepec – level 2

29-08-2018 07:00

The city of Tultepec in the State of Mexico is a place where people live and die for fireworks. In the first half of 2018 in the State of Mexico, 40 people died in 16 accidents involving fireworks.

Tultepec is so infamous for explosions that injuries no longer surprise people. The locals, however, are very proud of their craft of making fireworks. Some artisans say that it is a type of art.

Difficult words: infamous (known for something bad), craft (an activity of making things by hand), artisan (a person who is very good at making something by hand)

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