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Fire in rural home extinguished by not-your-average “sprinkler”

By nfpa@jiveon.com The following true story about an unusual fire “sprinkler” save was sent to us by Chief David McClarty of the Lilbourn, Missouri, Fire Department: The odd circumstances around a fire occurring in rural New Madrid County, Missouri,

Source:: NFPA – Fire Sprinkler Initiative


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