Man trying to kill spider causes $60,000 house fire

Man trying to kill spider causes $60,000 house fire

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Man trying to kill spider causes $60,000 house fire

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by Associated Press

WHAS11.com

Posted on July 16, 2014 at 10:33 AM

Updated Wednesday, Jul 16 at 10:39 AM

SEATTLE (AP) — The Seattle Fire Department says a man using a spray paint can and a lighter to try and kill a spider started a West Seattle fire that caused $60,000 worth of damage.

A fire spokesman says no injuries were reported.

The Red Cross is providing temporary shelter for the home's two residents.

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