EYEWITNESS LOCAL NEWSFather Escapes Fire With Children; Two Mobile Homes Destroyed
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Reported by: Tiersa Davis
Videographer: Darrah Wilcox
Web Producer: Jeff Morris
Reported: Jul. 15, 2013 1:49 PM EDT
Updated: Jul. 16, 2013 9:23 AM EDT
Barboursville , Cabell County , West Virginia
A father and his two children escaped as fire destroyed their home and damaged others in Barboursville.
Dispatchers said the fire was reported about 11 a.m. Monday on Braxton Drive off of Darnell Road. Darnell Road was closed while several fire crews responded.
No one was injured in the fire, but the home where the fire originated was destroyed. The two neighboring trailers were damaged in the blaze.
The owner of the home told Eyewitness News he heard a pop and the smoke alarm started going off. He went to inspect and saw smoke in one of the rooms. He escaped with his two children.
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