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Firefighters Think Apartment Fire Started with Cell Phone Charger

There are 3 comments on the Patch.com story from Apr 30, 2011, titled Firefighters Think Apartment Fire Started with Cell Phone Charger. In it, Patch.com reports that:

The blaze began as an accidental, electrical fire that started with a plugged in charger that had been left on a chair in the living room, he said.

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Burntup

Mentor, OH

#1 Apr 30, 2011
Re:The blaze began as an accidental, electrical fire that started with a plugged in charger that had been left on a chair in the living room.

If he actually believes that he should find another line of work. Cellphone chargers don't get hot enough to burn anything even if you leave them plugged in for 24hrs. Duh.. What a rocket scientist!

It just proves MFD are clueless... Not better in Mentor but dumber.
loulou

Middlefield, OH

#2 May 1, 2011
Burntup wrote:
Re:The blaze began as an accidental, electrical fire that started with a plugged in charger that had been left on a chair in the living room.

If he actually believes that he should find another line of work. Cellphone chargers don't get hot enough to burn anything even if you leave them plugged in for 24hrs. Duh.. What a rocket scientist!

It just proves MFD are clueless... Not better in Mentor but dumber.
Haha I couldn't agree more. Maybe we should unplug all of our appliances and gadgets, we don't want to burn our houses down too....
Graham

Harrogate, UK

#3 Jun 18, 2011
My phone charger burst into flames just this morning.. It blew the fuse in the mains plug but continued to burn afterwards until I extiguished the fire! If you would like to see the photo's let me know!!

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