The U.S. Forest Service just released video of an Arizona gender reveal party that led to the nearly 47,000-acre Sawmill wildfire last year.
The video shows off-duty border patrol agent Dennis Dickey shooting a target that explodes in a cloud of blue smoke. The resulting brushfire grew and spread to Coronado National Forest. Dickey said it was "a complete accident," and he pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor in September.
Dickey was ordered to pay $8 million in restitution and appear in a public service announcement with the Forest Service.
Additional reporting from Newsy affiliate CNN.