Roman candles are fun to mess around with on the Fourth of July or other summer gatherings. But we’ve never considered running around our neighborhood shooting them at our friends. However a bunch of people in Chicago decided to get into a roman candle battle in the middle of the streets. The results are pretty wacky.

Here’s a great photo taken of the mayhem.

If this is how they celebrate June 4th, imagine what July 4th will be like.