Mobile home fire in Roanoke County leaves $50,000 in damages

The fire happened in the 5100 block of Yellow Mountain Road

Roanoke County structure fire (WSLS)

ROANOKE COUNTY, Va.UPDATE - Dec. 9, 2022 at 8:40 a.m.

The Roanoke County Fire Marshal’s Office says a mobile home fire on Yellow Mountain Road has left about $50,000 in damages.

Authorities told 10 News that there was also some minor damage to adjacent mobile homes.

Fortunately, no one will be displaced and there were no reported injuries, according to Brian Clingenpeel with Roanoke County Fire and Rescue.

The fire remains under investigation.


UPDATE - Dec 8, 2022 at 9:25 p.m.:

No one was hurt and no one was displaced after the structure fire in Roanoke County, according to Brian Clingenpeel with Roanoke County Fire & Rescue.

Crews said they received the call at 7:23 p.m. for a structure fire in the 5100 block of Yellow Mountain Road.

We’re told the fire was knocked down at 7:39 p.m.

Fortunately, no one was hurt and no one was displaced as a result of the fire, Clingenpeel said.

Roanoke County Fire & Rescue said the mobile homes that were beside the fire were minorly damaged.


ORIGINAL STORY

Crews are responding to a structure fire in Roanoke County.

The fire was at a structure in the 5100 block of Yellow Mountain Road.

As of 9:10 p.m., there were no flames coming from the structure, but crews were still at the scene.

There has been no word if anyone has been injured.

10 News has a crew at the scene working for you to learn more.

Stay with 10 News as this story develops.


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