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Disasters hit 4th of July celebrations

CNN)¬†— A spate of fireworks debacles and tragic parade accidents wrecked¬†Independence Day¬†celebrations across the country.

The mishaps Thursday left 20 people hospitalized in Southern California, two people dead in parades nationwide, two people seriously injured in Chicago and $1.5 million in damage in Seattle.

Two people killed in parades

In Oklahoma, an 8-year-old boy on a parade float was killed when his father accidentally ran over him, Edmond police said.