Man trying to kill spider caused house fire

  • Posted: Wednesday, July 16, 2014 10:00 a.m.

SEATTLE — The Seattle Fire Department said a man using a spray paint can and a lighter to try and kill a spider started a West Seattle fire that caused $60,000 worth of damage.

A fire spokesman said no injuries were reported.

The Red Cross is providing temporary shelter for the home’s two residents.

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