The Duke boys are burnin’ up Hazzard County

From LA Times coverage of this week’s fires out in 909 land:

“Police arrested Richard Drew Brown, 44, late Monday on suspicion of recklessly causing the Cerrito fire by dragging a large piece of steel chained behind his truck on Mayhew Road near Interstate 15, Riverside County Fire Department spokesman Rick Vogt said.

Witnesses reported that the piece of steel, estimated at eight feet long, was bouncing on the asphalt, causing sparks that shot into a brush-covered area off the road and igniting the fire.”


4 thoughts on “The Duke boys are burnin’ up Hazzard County

  1. Hmmm, maybe next week this will be the headline:
    Jesse James is being arrained this morning for alleging starting the Fontana fire. His 44 chopped Studabaker was apparantly lowered too much which caused it to throw out sparks on the pavement when he make a left turn.
    Jesse James had this to say about the incident, “Well, at least I know it corners on rails…”

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