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January 21, 2014

Mobile home destroyed by fire

TERRE HAUTE — A mobile home was destroyed by an early morning fire today at Latta Mobile Home Park in the 2200 block of Tabortown Road at Seelyville.

The family residing there was able to escape without injury, and is receiving assistance from the American Red Cross Wabash Valley chapter.

Lost Creek Township Trustee Rick Long said the cause of the fire is under investigation, but appears to be electrical in nature. When firefighters arrived, flames were shooting out the windows of the home, which was a complete loss.

Seelyville firefighters responded to the scene after being dispatched at 12:19 a.m. Mutual aid came from Sugar Creek, Riley, Sandford and Honey Creek fire departments.

Firefighters were at the scene until about 2:43 a.m.

 

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