Fireworks ignite leaves, flames spread to canoe, kayak

Wednesday, July 05, 2017

Authorities say fireworks are to blame for a fire that destroyed a canoe and a kayak in Sanbornton.

Firefighters say the fireworks ignited some leaves under a detached porch at about 9 p.m. Monday. The flames spread to the canoe and kayak.

No injuries were reported.

Firefighters are urging everyone to exercise extreme caution when using fireworks.

Associated Press