1 found dead after mobile home fire in Currituck County, crews from Virginia Beach assist

North Carolina

CURRITUCK COUNTY, N.C. (WAVY) — Officials say one person was found dead after a mobile home fire in Currituck County Thursday morning.

On Feb. 11 around 8:15 a.m., Virginia Beach Fire Department responded to a mutual aid request in the 500 block of Porchard Lane on Knotts Island for a residential trailer fire.

Knotts Island crews were first on the scene and reported that fire was coming from the structure.

Virginia Beach crews assisted with water supply and other fire ground operations.

The fire was under control around 8:30 a.m. and marked out around 8:56 a.m.

Officials say that one individual was found deceased.

No other civilian or firefighter injuries were reported.

The cause is under investigation by the Currituck County Sheriff Department.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

LKQD Outstream

Trending Stories

news-app-download-apple-350x50news-app-download-android-350x50