Stewartville Mobile Home Destroyed by Fire
Stewartville, MN (KROC-AM News) - A mobile home went up in flames this morning in Stewartville.
Olmsted County Sheriff's Office says the fire was reported around 11:20 a.m. in the 700 block of 23rd Street Northwest in the Southern Hills Mobile Home Park. The 911 call reported the home was occupied by five people.
Sheriff's Office Lieutenant Lee Rossman says the first deputy to arrive at the scene saw the occupants evacuating the burning residence. The Stewartville Fire Department was next to arrive and called for assistance from the Rochester Fire Department.
The mobile home is considered a total loss. The Sheriff's Office says the Red Cross is assisting the five adults, six children, and two dogs that have been displaced by the fire.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.