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Bug bombs blamed for house fire in Menlo Park

Original post made on Jul 30, 2020

A Menlo Park home caught fire when gases from bug bombs were ignited by a water heater pilot light in the garage, Menlo Park Fire Protection District Chief Harold Schapelhouman said Tuesday.

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Posted by Enough
a resident of Menlo Park: other
on Jul 30, 2020 at 7:36 pm

Sad to hear that happen and to have that much damage done, I hope they got the bugs...


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