CLARKSTON, Wash. — A fire breaks out in a mobile home with a man still inside.
Fire crews were called around 1:15 Friday afternoon to the area of 13th and Sycamore Streets in Clarkston. This was the scene as Asotin County Fire District 1, and the Clarkston Fire Department worked to knock down the flames. Crews responded within minutes of the call coming in but the trailer is a total loss.
Assistant Fire Chief Mike Hohman says that’s because fires spread very fast in motorhomes. This particular fire was caused by improper use of a space heater, something fire officials nationwide see a lot of in the winter.
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