An ‘oops’ fire

March 15, 2014

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Firefighters found far more smoke than fire when they arrived at a controlled burn on Vermont Court in Lake Granbury Harbor that got out of hand Thursday shortly after noon. Someone was burning off vegetation when the fire jumped to some nearby tires and mattresses that caused a massive cloud of smoke that appeared to be far more serious. There is no burn ban now in the county and the resident didn’t intend to burn the tires and mattresses so no ticket was issued, Fire Marshal Ray Wilson said. No injuries were reported,

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