Fallen Power Line Sparks Small Fire in Burleson County

By: Ashlea Sigman Email
By: Ashlea Sigman Email

Firefighters say BTU was already on scene, when a power line caught an abandoned building on fire.

They say the blaze started just after 9 pm, when the line jumped and ignited the home's meter.

No one was hurt and firefighters say a BTU employee was able to put out the fire with a fire extinguisher.

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