Orange County firefighters battle mobile home blaze, rescue family pets
Published 8:56 am Wednesday, August 23, 2023
At approximately 3:53 p.m. Tuesday, Orange County ESD No. 4 announced responders were alerted to a structure fire.
Those at the scene reported there was smoke visible upon arrival at the mobile home in the Mauriceville area.
A crosslay was deployed, and the fire was quickly extinguished, authorities said.
“During a primary search, a cat, dog and a lizard were located and removed from the structure,” a release from the district stated. “No injuries were reported.”
The home sustained “some damage, but shouldn’t be a total loss.”
Authorities lauded great teamwork by everyone.