Tree fire demonstration. (credit: WWJ/Florence Walton)

December 13, 2012
WWJ|CBS Detroit

DETROIT (WWJ) - Detroit Fire Department fire marshals want local families to enjoy a safe and festive holiday.

They held their annual live Christmas tree education clinic on Thursday.

Fire Marshal Christopher Dixon said if you put up a live tree, you must trim an inch or two off the bottom.

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