Word of Warning: Plymouth Fire Dept. Says Clean Out Your Dryers
Firefighters responded to a report of smoke in a business this past week and discovered a dryer on fire. They posted pictures on social media and issued a word of warning to make sure your dryers are free of lint in order to avoid a fire.
Our officers and firefighters just responded to a report of smoke in a business and discovered a dryer on fire. This is a great reminder to never overload your dryer and to clean out your dryer vents. pic.twitter.com/Yocyb5Ytj1
— Plymouth Police, MN (@PlymouthMNPD) January 14, 2021
Local fire departments have reported a greater number of fires recently due to cooking, candles and in general, more people at home during the pandemic.