MESA, Ariz. (FOX 10) - Mesa Fire and Mesa Police are investigating a mobile home fire that left an elderly woman dead and a man injured.
Crews responded to a trailer fire near Main and Val Vista in a retirement community just before 5:00 a.m. Saturday to find a trailer and car fully engulfed with other homes being threatened.
Fire officials found an elderly couple inside. The woman was pronounced dead on the scene and the man was taken to a burn center in stable condition.
Firefighters were able to contain the fire to the home it started with some minor damage to neighboring homes.
Mesa Fire and Mesa Police are investigating the cause.
Crews responded to a fire just before 5am in which one occupant died and another was injured near ValVista/Main. The cause of fire is under investigation. We collaborate in determining the cause and origin with @MesaPD in any fire that results in a fatality. pic.twitter.com/szdyD1st1z— Mesa (Arizona) Fire & Medical Dept (@MesaFireDept) December 22, 2018
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