Craftsman Recalls Blower/Vacs Due to Fire and Burn Hazards

Posted at 4:59 AM, Dec 10, 2015
and last updated 2015-12-10 05:00:43-05

According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, Craftsman has issued a nationwide recall for blower/vacs because the motor can catch fire and poses burn hazards.

The blower/vacs involved in the recall were sold at ACE Hardware, Orchard Supply Hardware and Sears stores between January 2013 through October 2015 for $50 to $100 with model numbers 138.74898 and 138.74899.

There have been seven reports of the blower/vacs catching fire and one person was injured.

Click here for more information on the recall.