Mobile home burns to the ground

By Molly Reuter - bio | email

SMITH COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - A mobile home goes up in flames, eventually burning to the ground.  Smith County volunteer firefighters were called out to the home on County Road 239 around 4:00 p.m., Sunday afternoon.

The homeowner tells us she was next door at her sister's when she saw smoke coming from her house.  She says she tried to open the door, but flames began shooting out.  Firefighters tell us at first they were concerned the fire would spread to nearby homes.  Fortunately, no one was injured in the fire, but the home us a total loss.  The homeowner says she and her two children have family to stay with.