Grassfire nearly destroys home

Clearwater Fire Department warns local residents to be careful when using fire to control weeds and old growth

  • Apr. 13, 2012 1:00 p.m.
Clearwater fire captains Wayne Wysoski (l) and Mike Chambers check for hot spots after a grass fire got away and burned some of the siding on a home near Scott Road. The blaze occurred about two weeks ago. Members of the fire department ask local residents to be careful when burning grass. Points to remember include always make sure you don’t burn more than you can handle

Clearwater fire captains Wayne Wysoski (l) and Mike Chambers check for hot spots after a grass fire got away and burned some of the siding on a home near Scott Road. The blaze occurred about two weeks ago. Members of the fire department ask local residents to be careful when burning grass. Points to remember include always make sure you don’t burn more than you can handle