No one died thank goodness. Grills on decks on houses are a bad idea.
From Bismark ND comes this harrowing tale of one who escaped severe injury or death while trying to be a good Samaritan. Look at what happened over a few dogs and burgers. Cook on the ground!
Copyright TOM STROMME/Tribune Bismarck fire fighters attend to a fire at 1040 and 1042 Westwood Street in south Bismarck on 5-12 evening. The cause of the fire was a propane grill on a second level outdoor deck said homeowner Rebecca Vettel.
From the Bismark Tribune:
According to a statement from the fire department, fire was coming from the deck at 1040 Westwood St., as well as the deck of the adjoining residence in the duplex and into the home itself. The fire caused an estimated $250,000 damage and displaced five people.
Read the article here and learn about the Good Samaritan. http://bismarcktribune.com/news/local/two-fires-reported-sunday/article_9b10641c-bc38-11e2-bef7-001a4bcf887a.html?comment_form=true
Bill Leys-The Deck Expert
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