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Wed September 7, 2011
Las Cruces Home Destroyed By Fire
By KRWG News
Las Cruces – The Las Cruces Fire Department battled a mobile home fire early Tuesday morning.
Firefighters were dispatched just before 3:30 a.m. to a mobile home park on the 300 block of Karen Ave. The first arriving unit found a single-wide mobile home with heavy smoke and flame coming out the windows.
Firefighters immediately deployed 2 attack lines. The fire was brought under control in less than 20 minutes. The mobile home was confirmed to be unoccupied at the time of the fire.
One civilian injury was reported to Central Dispatch. The person was treated on scene by American Medical Response and released. It is unknown if the injury was related to the fire. No firefighter injuries were reported.
The cause of the fire is under investigation and the property loss has not been determined.