Three Rivers Festival keeps safety as priority during severe weather

TRF Executive Director Jack Hammer said safety is the number one priority.

Posted: Jul. 20, 2018 8:53 PM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) - The Three Rivers Festival closed briefly Friday because of the weather.

TRF Executive Director Jack Hammer said safety is the number one priority, which is why he made many people leave Headwaters Park as severe storms went through Fort Wayne.

Rain is still forecasted for Saturday, however Hammer said the fireworks show will still go on.

Fireworks will be launched from five downtown skycrapers begining at 10 p.m.

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