Angelina Co. mail carrier wakes homeowner up to burning shed

ANGELINA COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - An alert mail carrier managed to keep a fire from getting further out of control after waking up a homeowner to the blaze in the Fuller Springs area Monday afternoon.

Bobby Cranford, the assistant fire chief for Fuller Springs VFD, said a storage building with lawn equipment inside caught on fire. He said a mail carrier was in the area and woke up the homeowner and told them the shed was on fire.

Cranford said the fire threatened another nearby storage area, but firefighters were able to contain the fire within five minutes of arrival.

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