Fire Safety Urged by Lapeer Fire & Rescue After Teen Injuries in Fire Pit Explosion

Lapeer, Michigan – In the wake of a recent incident in Saginaw where two teenagers suffered severe injuries from a backyard fire pit explosion, Lapeer Fire & Rescue is emphasizing the importance of fire safety as outdoor fire season approaches. Chief Mike Vogt of Lapeer Fire & Rescue stressed the need for safe fire practices … Read more

Explosion Injures Teens at Backyard Fire Pit in Lapeer, Urgent Warning Issued

Lapeer, Michigan – Two teenagers sustained injuries in a backyard fire pit explosion in Lapeer over the weekend. The incident took place on Saturday night when two 13-year-olds attempted to start a bonfire using an accelerant, causing a severe explosion that left both of them critically burned, according to Lapeer fire chief Mike Vogt. Vogt … Read more