Cherokee County Fire
& Emergency Services

Fire Damages Mobile Home on West Pine Ridge Drive

January 8, 2020

Cherokee County Fire & Emergency Services responded to a mobile home fire yesterday morning, just shortly before 4 o’clock, at 1206 West Pine Ridge Drive, located off Bells Ferry Road.

The caller to 911 reported that the single wide mobile home was filled with smoke.  Firefighters arrived on scene minutes later to find flames coming from one side of the structure.  Minutes later, firefighters were able to get a good knock down on the fire, however, the mobile home had extensive fire, smoke and water damage to the interior.

Cherokee County Fire Investigator, Cheri Collett reported that the cause is undetermined, however electrical failure could not be eliminated as the cause of the fire at this time.

The American Red Cross was notified to assist two adults, one teenager and one child.  No injuries were reported.

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Firefighters arrived on scene to find flames coming from one side of the mobile home.
Firefighters arrived on scene to find flames coming from one side of the mobile home. (click image for slideshow)
Firefighters were dispatched to the scene just before 4 o'clock yesterday morning.
Firefighters were dispatched to the scene just before 4 o'clock yesterday morning.
The cause of the fire is still under investigation.
The cause of the fire is still under investigation.