Fort Madison fire blamed on kids playing with a lighter
Thu, 17 May 2012 21:05:41 GMT —
A fire in Fort Madison late Wednesday afternoon is being blamed on kids playing with a lighter.
The house at 1903 Avenue O was completely destroyed.
Houses on both sides of the one that was set on fire were also damaged.
Fire crews were on the scene for about three and a half hours. No injuries were reported.
Neighbors say the house that was destroyed in the fire had been vacant for several years.