|Graphic courtesy of Rich Tinker, NOAA|
- a tenant who caused a yard fire that destroyed a rental house, and consumed or damaged a neighbor's home
- a neighbor who let a fire get out of control that spread to adjoining property;
- a field fire that got out of control causing huge smoke clouds near an adjoining highway resulting in a five (5) car/semi "pile-up" that resulted in hundreds of thousands of dollars in damages from personal injuries and property losses;
- a lawn fire that resulted in burns to a child who was curious and in harm’s way.