One killed in mobile home fire - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

3/20/10

One killed in mobile home fire

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) -

By Kensey Curtis - email

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD0 - A Saturday evening fire in west Lubbock kills one.  Flames broke out at a mobile home near 19th Street and Research Boulevard just before 6:00 p.m. Saturday.

The Lubbock Fire Department and West Carlisle Volunteer Fire Department responded to the call at Pecan Grove Mobile Home Park, located at 9601 W. 19th Street at 5:38 p.m. 

When crews got on scene, they found the mobile home fully engulfed.  Lubbock Deputy Fire Chief Chris Angerer reports one person died in the fire but, Saturday night he did not release the victim's age or gender.  

"It's not every day that you see one of these things burned all the way down like that, and we really need to do our diligence to find out what happened," Angerer said. 

The Lubbock Fire Department and Lubbock Police Detectives were on scene to find out exactly what caused the fire.  KCBD, NewsChannel 11 will continue to follow this developing story and bring you the latest as we get it.

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