07-08-04
Mobile Home Fire
Sigmon Road, Statesville, NC

The mobile home was found to be fully involved when first arrived on scene.  The renters had moved out approximately 4:00am per witnesses and the call came in around 5:15am.   The renters had been evicted from the property per a neighbor.  The fire is under investigation by the fire marshall's office.  Wayside, Cool Springs, and Troutman Fire departments responded and Iredell County Rescue stood by.

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Getting to the water into the window.

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Rescue workers help fire fighters.

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Fire in the window proves hard to put out.

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Firefighters on rear fight fire in corner.

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Motorcycle next to trailer also had damage.

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Putting water into the mobile home.

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Under pinning pulled back gives access to fire.

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From the rear of the mobile home.

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Electrical meter melted down.

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Trailer smolders as fire fighters await power company.

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Sun starts to rise in the background.

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Dew on grass shows traffic from trucks.

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Pumper at road has multiple hoses laid.

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Raising the roof to get to fire.

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Close area on the road as tankers supply water.

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