Aberdeen Fire Department Warns: Secure Your Flammables

ABERDEEN, Wash. – The Aberdeen fire department is warning homeowners to secure their property of all flamables. Battalion Chief Bill Mayne tells us crews were called to the report of an explosion and fire in the 1300 block of West Second street just before midnight to find burning debris in a backyard. Mayne said the fire was quickly dowsed and posed no immediate threat to nearby life or property. While the cause of this fire is under investigation, Mayne said it is the second in as many weeks to appear to have started in a similar fashion.