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Nice afternoon with a couple of small showers as weak front moved back north as a warm front. Some fog again tonight but should be more low clouds as enough wind should keep the fog from being to widespread. An upper level disturbance will pass north of the area late tomorrow with T-storms in northeast Texas. Big question is will the ...
Macy's contract worker treated and released for burns linked to vacuum cleaner
BEAUMONT - Doctors have treated and released a Beaumont woman for burns linked to a vaccum cleaner accident at the Macy's store at Parkdale Mall.
Marilu Jasso, 39, of Beaumont, was treated Thursday at the burn unit at UTMB in Galveston.
Firefighters say Jasso is a contract worker at Macy's at Parkdale Mall. According to Beaumont fire investigators, she was use a backpack style vacuum cleaner Thursday morning when there was a short in the electrical cord. Her clothes caught on fire.
She suffered 2nd and 3rd degree burns to her back. Jasso was flown by medical helicopter to Galveston.