Investigators Looking Into Cause Of Lake Elsinore Fire

Sixteen firefighters were called out to the blaze that is under investigation.

Fire investigators are looking into the cause of a blaze that destroyed a mobile home Saturday evening in Lake Elsinore.

The fire reported at 5:41 p.m. destroyed a side-wide mobile home in the 21800 block of Herbert Street.

When Cal Fire/Riverside County firefighters responded to the scene, they reported the mobile home was well-involved with fire, said Cal Fire/Riverside County Fire Department spokeswoman Melody Hendrickson.

“The fire was knocked down at approximately 6:03 p.m. The loss was estimated at $20,000. No injuries reported,” Hendrickson said.

Sixteen firefighters were called out to the blaze that is under investigation, she said.

Constant Comment January 27, 2013 at 09:52 PM
I think that its great to have 16 firefighters & a few fire trucks at our disposal now a days. Back in my day, all we had was a bucket brigade! (All you youngsters go google that!) }~)
Roberto January 29, 2013 at 05:41 AM
With all the foreclosures, I'm sure dome of the fires are deliberate.


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