Kite tangled in power lines sparks fire
April 13, 2010
PARKER, Colo. (AP) – A kite with its twine tangled in power lines sparked a fire that came to within feet of several homes near Parker.
South Metro Fire Rescue spokesman Andy Lyon says that the fire scorched 5 acres of grass southeast of Parker Monday night. About 40 firefighters from several local fire departments responded and were able to bring the fire under control.