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Klein v. Pyrodyne Corp.
Citation:117 Wn.2d 1, 810 P.2d 917 (1991)
During a Fourth of July fireworks display at the state fairgrounds, one of the mortars was knocked into a horizontal position and exploded near a crowd of onlookers. The Kleins (Plaintiffs) were seriously injured by the explosion and sued Pyrodyne Corporation (Defendant), the general contractor who operated the firework display, under a theory of strict liability. The Defendant moved for summary judgment.
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