Trailer Park Fire on Lansdowne Road
Prince George, B.C. – A trailer park fire caused extensive damage to a mobile home last night.
Prince George Fire Rescue responded to the blaze at around 7:30 p.m. in the 3400 block of Lansdowne Road.
They arrived to find heavy smoke and flames coming from the home though Assistant Fire Chief Greg Wilkins says they were able to knock the flames down quickly.
He says the lone occupant of the home, a woman, was waiting outside when crews arrived. She was later transported to hospital for observation and minor burns to her hands.
Wilkins estimates the damages at $40,000 . He says the cause is under investigation but notes preliminary indications suggest it was accidental.