Illinois fire marshal warns of fire risk posed by holiday decorations, reminds people to keep trees watered

Perez offered tips for fire safety, including ensuring that decorations are flame retardant, keeping lit candles 12 inches away from anything flammable, and replacing light strands that are worn out. State officials also warned that real trees should be kept away from heat sources and that people should check real trees’ water levels daily.

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December 7, 2020 at 08:06AM

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