Green Twp. FD: Attempt at burning bee nest caught house on fire

green township, ohio fire started when man tried to burn bees nest


GREEN TWP., Ohio (WKBN) – There was a fire this afternoon at a house in southwest Mahoning County, and fire officials said it started after the homeowner tried to burn a bee nest.

The fire happened around 2:50 pm on West Calla Road in Green Township.

The Green Township Fire Chief said the fire started in the attic. The Chief also said the homeowner tried burning a bee nest under the eves, which started a fire that eventually spread to the attic.

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