Chipper Jones accidentally starts fire behind yard - Houston weather, traffic, news | FOX 26 | MyFoxHouston

Chipper Jones accidentally starts fire behind yard

Posted: Updated:
ATLANTA -

Retired Atlanta Braves great Chipper Jones accidentally started a fire in the woods behind in Roswell home on Thursday.

Jones wrote on Twitter that he cleaned out the fireplace, dumped the ashes out in the woods and that's when the fire started.

A neighbor also called 911 after spotting the flames.

On Twitter, Chipper thanked the Roswell Fire Department and his neighbors for checking on his family.

Powered by WorldNow

KRIV FOX 26
4261 Southwest Freeway
Houston, TX 77027

Phone: (713) 479-2801
Fax: (713) 479-2859

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Ad Choices