VANDALS tied a firework to a pelican crossing button and set it off.
Firefighters were called after a member of the public spotted the pyrotechnic ablaze.
It happened outside Titchfield Mill, Titchfield, at around 8.20pm last night.
The fire service said the firework was possibly a Catherine wheel.
One crew attended the road after the call came in.
There was no damage to any property and no-one was hurt in the incident.