Major explosions at illegal Chinese firework shop kill five

Dramatic video captured a series of explosions and huge fire in a firework shop in southern China.

In the clip, shot in Liuzhou City in Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region on January 5, the shop is engulfed in bright flames and the fireworks explode continuously.

According to reports, the shop owner stored and sold fireworks illegally.

He also lit fireworks in front of his shop which caused the blast.

Firefighters put out the fire, but five people were killed in the incident.