UPDATE: Fire Destroys Mobile Home in Putnam County

By: Anna Baxter, Jeremy Edwards Email
By: Anna Baxter, Jeremy Edwards Email

UPDATE: 1/28/2013 @ 9:40 a.m.
PUTNAM COUNTY, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- A family is without a home after a fire Monday morning in Putnam County.

Firefighters say they were called to a mobile home in Camelot Park near Eleanor about 6 a.m.

The flames were shooting from the home when firefighters arrived on the scene.

Three people were inside, but were able to get out. A man was taken to the hospital to be treated for smoke inhalation, but he is expected to be okay.

Firefighters say the fire caused so much damage they can't tell what started the fire.

The family's van was also destroyed by the flames and the heat from the fire damaged the exterior of the home next door.



ORIGINAL STORY
PUTNAM COUNTY, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- Firefighters are investigating a fire in Putnam County that sent one person to the hospital.

The fire was reported just before 6 a.m. Monday in the Camelot Park just west of Eleanor.

Firefighters tell WSAZ.com the trailer was destroyed by the fire.

One person was taken to the hospital with smoke inhalation, according to investigators.

No word on what started the fire.


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