Live Ammo Hampers Firefighting Effort

6 years 11 months 2 weeks ago Friday, November 30 2012 Nov 30, 2012 Friday, November 30, 2012 12:34:50 PM CST November 30, 2012 in News
By: Associated Press

CAPE GIRARDEAU - The fire was bad enough, but firefighters battling a blaze at a southeast Missouri house also had to deal with the popping of live ammunition.

KFVS-TV reports that fire broke out Tuesday in Cape Girardeau County. Siding was burning, along with a truck behind the home. The truck had ammunition inside that kept going off as firefighters battled the blaze.

The home did not suffer significant damage. An investigation continues into the cause of the fire.

 

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