Brief Tree Fire Occurs Monday in Russell
- Published on Tuesday, 22 April 2014 10:10
According to Fire Chief Shane Preston, at 5:40 PM Monday, a fire in a small crop of cedar trees was reported to dispatch.
Preston said the fire very minimally damaged a nearby shed, but did not spread any further. He said the blaze might have also slightly damaged an above ground cable.
The cause of the fire was careless use of a lighter by a juvenile.
No injuries were reported.
The Russell City Fire Department, Russell Police Department and Russell County EMS responded.Read More Local News