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Burning mattress leads to Clay County house fire

It happened just before 6:00 at a home on County Road 400 North just east of Brazil.

Posted: Mar. 13, 2019 8:26 PM
Updated: Mar. 13, 2019 10:48 PM

CLAY COUNTY, Ind. (WTHI) - Crews were on the scene of a fire in Clay County on Wednesday evening.

It happened just before 6:00 at a home on County Road 400 North just east of Brazil.

We talked to the residents of the home.

According to a mother and son that live in the house, the boy's father told him to burn a mattress in the back yard.

The wind blew the mattress into the house.

No injuries were reported.

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