Firefighters responding to mobile home fire

By Bob Albrecht, Columbian Staff Reporter

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Updated: June 29, 2011, 2:55 PM

 

Crews from Clark County Fire & Rescue and Clark County Fire District 6 are on scene at a fully involved trailer fire in Ridgefield.

The fire is concentrated in one of the trailers at Van Ridge Mobile Park, 415 N.E. 194th St. Crews arrived to find heavy smoke, according to emergency radio traffic monitored at The Columbian.

The blaze was reported at 2:34 p.m.

Multiple engines were dispatched to the fire.

The residents were out of the mobile home after unsuccessfully trying to put the fire out with a garden hose, according to radio traffic.

At about 3 p.m., a dispatcher said, "It looks like they have the main part out."

Clark County Fire & Rescue is the primary agency on the blaze.