Cranberry Lake Fire Department puts out stump fire
Wednesday, July 14, 2010 - 4:58 pm

CRANBERRY LAKE -- The Cranberry Lake Fire Department put out a fire in a stump under a shed Tuesday afternoon.

Volunteers were called by Louire LaFrance to his property at 7191 St. Rt. 3. They say they found a stump smoldering under a shed. They cut a hole in the floor of the shed and removed and watered the stump, extinguishing the fire.

They characterized the extent of the damage as "very little."

LaFrance advised the fire department that there is insurance.

Firefighters report they were called out at 2:07 p.m., arrived at the scene at 2:12, and were back in the station at 2:17.