Kite tangled in power lines sparks fire

By: THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

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April 13, 2010

PARKER — A kite with its twine tangled in power lines sparked a fire that came to within feet of several homes near Parker.

South Metro Fire Rescue spokesman Andy Lyon says that the fire scorched 5 acres of grass southeast of Parker on Monday night. About 40 firefighters from several local fire departments responded and were able to bring the fire under control.

Kite tangled in power lines sparks fire

By: THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
Updated: April 13, 2010 at 12:00 am

PARKER — A kite with its twine tangled in power lines sparked a fire that came to within feet of several homes near Parker. South Metro Fire Rescue spokesman Andy Lyon says that the fire scorched 5 acres of grass southeast of Parker on Monday night. About 40 firefighters from several local...

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