NEW YORK (CBSMiami/AP) — More than 500,000 hoverboards are being recalled over reports many have burst into flames.READ MORE: Fourth Stimulus Check: Will You Get Another Relief Payment?
The Consumer Product Safety Commission said Wednesday that it has received 99 reports that the battery packs in the two-wheel motorized scooters caught on fire or exploded, causing burns or property damage.
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