Can of lighter fluid, 49 firecrackers found in traveler’s checked bag at RIC

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — According to Transportation Safety Administration Public Affairs spokesperson Lisa Farbstein, TSA at the Richmond International Airport detected a can of lighter fluid and 49 firecrackers in a traveler’s checked bag.

Farbstein then reminded travelers to not bring anything flammable on airplanes.

No further information about the incident has been released.

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