Double-wide mobile home catches fire

Photo of flames that engulfed a double-wide mobile home located at 4550 N. Flowing Wells Road, lot 172 in Swan Lake Estates.

Double-wide mobile home catches fire

CREATED Aug 11, 2012

Web Producer: Taylor Avey

TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) - Flames engulf a mobile home on the north side while the homeowners are on vacation.

Northwest Fire firefighters responded to a mobile home fire in Swan Lake Estates, located at 4550 north Flowing Wells Road, space number 172 just before 12:30 p.m. Saturday, according to Adam Goldberg with Northwest Fire.

No one was inside the unit at the time of the fire and no injuries were reported, according to Goldberg. 

Multiple people called to report the fire, including a relative who lives nearby and who had been caring for the double-wide mobile home while the hoemowners were out of the state on vacation.  

Goldberg says firefighters arrived on scene and found the mobile home 40 percent engulfed in flames.

Fire damage, along with heavy smoke and heat damage rendered the unit a complete loss.