SALINA, Kan A fire that caused extensive damage to a Salina house is blamed on work being done on a trailer. Fire crews were called to the home at 511 N. 13th after 3:00 a.m. Sunday. Firefighters saw smoke coming from the attic and attached garage.
The fire started in the garage. The homeowner told investigators he had been welding and grinding on a trailer for most of the day in the garage. The fire started when sparks came in contact with combustibles inside the garage.
The fire caused $65,000 in damage. No one was hurt.