Contact Us

Abandoned Bird Nest Caused Fire that Destroyed St. Cloud Home

Photo courtesy of Merine Lyon

ST. CLOUD – A bird nest is said to be the cause of a fire that destroyed a St. Cloud home on Saturday.

The fire happened at about 12:45 a.m. at 610 7th Avenue North.

An abandoned bird nest was on top of a dual porch floodlight, causing it to start on fire. The light has been on for an hour before the fire started.

The damage to the home was estimated at about $140,000.

This is now the second fire this summer from a birds nest on an exterior light. The first happened to a garage on 30th Avenue North in St. Cloud on June 25th.

Previous Story on Fire

More WJON News

Recommended For You

Around the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://wjon.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for The WJON VIP Club quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive The WJON VIP Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.