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Generator sparks fire at Greenwood and Tarlton

CCFD working fire in Greenwood/Tarlton area
CCFD working fire at Greenwood and Tarlton
Posted at 12:46 PM, Apr 28, 2021
and last updated 2021-04-28 14:35:23-04

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Corpus Christi Fire Department officials said a fire was sparked late Wednesday morning when several people were working with a generator at Greenwood Drive and Tarlton Street.

The fire got out of control and destroyed a detached shed and damaged a home after flames spread there.

One man suffered minor burns, but refused medical treatment.

Although fire department officials know the cause of the fire, they have a fire investigator at the scene.