GEORGIA — A wood pellet stove is being investigated as the possible source of a fire that’s destroyed a home in the Vermont town of Georgia.
Fire crews were called about 11 a.m. Saturday, but the home was engulfed with flames by the time they arrived.
Firefighters told WCAX-TV that the occupant said he heard popping noises in the basement and found smoke near a pellet stove, with flames shooting up the back wall of the house.
Nobody was injured.
The fire is under investigation.MORE IN Vermont NewsJames Jeffords called it his “first vivid memory.” It was just before Christmas 1939. Full Story
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