Breaking News Bar
updated: 1/21/2014 10:57 PM

Four injured in Aurora mobile home fire

hello
Success - Article sent! close
 
Daily Herald report

Four people were injured Tuesday night in a fire at a mobile home in Aurora.

The Aurora Fire Department responded to the fire on the 40 block of Margarets Lane at 9:10 p.m. on Tuesday night, according to a news release. Upon arrival officials found a mobile home engulfed in flames.

A 56-year-old man suffered second- and third-degree burns and smoke inhalation, a 23-year-old man had second-degree burns and smoke inhalations, a 24-year-old man had numerous lacerations and a 54-year-old woman had minor burns and smoke inhalation, according to the release.

All four victims were transported to Presence Mercy Medical Center in Aurora.

The mobile home and its contents are a total loss valued at $50,000, according to the release.

There were no injuries to firefighters.

It is unknown if there were any smoke detectors in the home at the time of the fire.

Officials said the cause of the fire is still under investigation.

Share

Interested in reusing this article?

Custom reprints are a powerful and strategic way to share your article with customers, employees and prospects.

The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for Daily Herald. Complete the form to the right and a reprint consultant will contact you to discuss how you can reuse this article.

Need more information about reprints? Visit our Reprints Section for more details.

Contact information ( * required )

Name * Company Telephone * E-mail *

Message (optional)

Success - Reprint request sent Click to close
Comments ()
Guidelines: Keep it civil and on topic; no profanity, vulgarity, slurs or personal attacks. People who harass others or joke about tragedies will be blocked. If a comment violates these standards or our terms of service, click the X in the upper right corner of the comment box. To find our more, read our FAQ.
    help here