Just in time for Halloween, about 682,000 pumpkin, ghost and skull lanterns sold at Dollar Tree stores have been recalled. The bulb in the battery-operated lanterns can overheat, posing fire and burn hazards. No injuries have been reported, but the company did receive a single report of a bulb overheating.
Consumers should take the lanterns away from children immediately. Learn more about this Dollar Tree Halloween lantern recall, including how to get a full refund. Check out all recent toy and product recalls, and then become a fan of Parenting on Facebook to stay up-to-date on all recalls.