Comments for: Saco man taken to hospital for burns after pouring gas onto brush fire, officials say

Posted Aug. 22, 2012, at 5:21 p.m.

CAPE ELIZABETH | A Saco man was taken to the hospital on Wednesday after a brush fire he was tending to exploded. Jay Moores, 42, is being treated for first- and second-degree burns at Maine Medical Center in Portland, according to a news release from Department of Public Safety …

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  • Anonymous

    So common in Maine.  When will people get the message that you do NOT start a fire with gasoline?  

  • Anonymous

    Apparently this man never understood the expression about pouring gasoline on a fire.It is a cautionary tale, not “how to”.  I hope he is not burned too badly. Even minor burns are no fun.

  • Anonymous

    hope he recoveries quickly. burns are so painful, but honestly a man his 40’s should know better.

  • Anonymous

    What can you expect? He’s a brother to Dumb and Dumber.

  • Anonymous

    Not smarter than a fifth grader.

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