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Grass Catches Fire, Reignites at Lions Park in Trenton

Trenton fire fighters responded to two calls Thursday about brush fires at Lions Park in Trenton.

The was called to twice Thursday afternoon to put out brush fires, according to reports from the TFD.

Trenton firefighters responded to a call about a fire involving about a half-acre of grass at about 3:30 p.m. Thursday at Lions Park.

The Brownstown Fire Department was also called for aid in putting out the fire.

The first fire took about two hours to control and firefighters left the scene at about 5:30 p.m.

Trenton firefighters were then called back to Lions Park, this time without the aid of Brownstown, at about 6:45 p.m. to investigate smoldering brush.

Firefighters used a fire hose to put out hot spots, covering the affected area with 750 gallons of water until all hot spots were gone.

The second fire at Lions Park was controlled at about 7:15 p.m.

There were no injuries in either fire.

There was no identifiable cause for the fire at the time this article published.

sine-of-the-times July 13, 2012 at 06:38 PM
Thanks fire dept.! This allowed our baseball games to continue, too!
Diana Russell July 16, 2012 at 04:06 PM
I live by the park and watched it. Fire depts did a great job.
Nate Stemen (Editor) July 16, 2012 at 04:31 PM
@Diana: Can you describe what you saw?

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