Mobile home goes up in flames in Greene County

Provided by Roy Bennett
Provided by Roy Bennett

GREENE COUNTY, AR (KAIT) – A Region 8 family is homeless after their mobile home went up in flames Friday afternoon.

According to Western Greene County Firefighters, the home at 164 Greene Road 791 was fully engulfed when they arrived. Crew immediately work to keep the fire from spreading to nearby homes, and were successfully able to keep the fire to a single home.

According to Dena Mota who lived at the home, "I ran in my house and all I saw was my kitchen ceiling in flames. I turned to run back out and grabbing my kids and getting away from the house and trying to call 9-1-1 so we could get some help."

Western Greene County, Philadelphia, and Brookland Fire Departments all responded to the fire.

The home is considered a total loss, and the cause is still unknown at this time.

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