Fire destroys mobile home
Published 8:00 am Thursday, December 23, 2021
Just days before the Christmas holiday, a Drakes Branch family has been left homeless following a fire that destroyed the mobile home they were living in.
Fire crews responded to a trailer park in the area of Shore Lane in Drakes Branch at around 6:40 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 19.
All occupants of the home were able to escape without injury; however, their home has been deemed a “total loss.”
According to Drakes Branch Fire and Rescue Chief Kenny Tharpe, the cause of the fire was undetermined as of press time.
A GoFundMe has been set up for the family, and donations can be made by visiting https://gofund.me/6c6284ef.