A man in Riverview, Missouri tried to deal with his mole problem by doing a controlled burn earlier this week. His burn quickly became uncontrolled and caught his neighbor's house on fire.

Michael Mitchell and Darien Finley were waved down by the man and grabbed buckets of water in an attempt to contain the blaze. Within minutes the flames spread to the neighboring yard.

The men then alerted homeowner Mark Huey and got him out the home safely.

Read more at KTVI.