- Associated Press - Wednesday, July 6, 2016

ST. LOUIS (AP) - St. Louis Fire Chief Dennis Jenkerson is calling for stricter enforcement of illegal fireworks after about 50 trash bin fires were reported in the city on the Fourth of July.

KMOV-TV (https://bit.ly/29iVXIA ) reports that fires were also reported at about a dozen vacant homes.

Jenkerson says his crews were able to respond quickly, limiting damage.

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Information from: KMOV-TV, https://www.kmov.com


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