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Roanoke County mobile home deemed total loss after fire

No one was home at the time of the fire, but the man living there will be displaced

Roanoke County mobile home deemed total loss after fire
Roanoke County mobile home deemed total loss after fire (Roanoke County Fire & Rescue Department)

ROANOKE COUNTY, Va, – A Roanoke County man is without a home after a fire engulfed his mobile home in the Ft. Lewis area Tuesday afternoon.

At about 4:30 p.m., Roanoke County Fire and Rescue responded to the 5800 block of Twine Hollow Road for reports of a fire.

When crews arrived at the scene, they found a single-wide mobile home engulfed in flames, but it was brought under control after about 45 minutes.

Officials said the man who lived there was not home at the time of the fire and will be displaced as the mobile home is deemed a total loss.

The fire department said no injuries were reported.

As of 8:30 a.m. on Wednesday, authorities have not determined the cause of the fire and damages have been estimated to be around $60,000.


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Nicole Del Rosario joined WSLS 10 in August 2020.