'Controlled' label on house burn was not accurateJun 2, 2017 Laurie Thorne, Riverton
Do I have this right? A person has a right to call up the fire department and say "I am doing a controlled burn," and then light a two-story house on fire?
I don't know who owns the property, and it is nothing personal.
But IR00;drove by that fire last Friday night on Riverview Road, and it did not seem "controlled" at all to me.
I clap my hands for the fire department for making the call to put it out.
This was a dangerous situation, and the fire department did the right thing.