Welder's Torch Sparks Small Fire at Medical City Dallas Hospital

A small fire was caused by a welder's torch Tuesday morning at Medical City Dallas Hospital in North Dallas. The fire was quickly contained, Dallas Fire-Rescue spokesman Jason Evans said. Firefighters were called to the seventh floor of the hospital at 7777 Forest Lane after reports of smoke. The fire was nearly out by the time firefighters made it upstairs, and there were no reported injuries, Evans said. About 15 Fire-Rescue units were at the scene at 10:20 a.m., and the fire was tapped out at 10:43 a.m.   Continue reading...

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