Apparently it’s true………COOPER — A Washington County (Maine) man who was smoking marijuana while mowing a field is being blamed for starting a wildfire.

The man lost his footing, fell down and lost his joint while mowing a field.

“He then walked back up to his house and then turned and noticed the field was on fire,” according to the forest service.

As of earlier this month, there had been 380 forest fires that had burned 180 acres of land, according to the Maine Forest Service.

 

More at  https://www.pressherald.com/2020/05/22/marijuana-smoker-causes-fire-in-field-maine-officials-say/