Elderly Woman Escapes Mobile Home Fire - WBAY

Elderly Woman Escapes Mobile Home Fire

Fond du Lac County -

An elderly woman escaped an overnight mobile home fire in Fond du Lac County.

At about 12:30 a.m., crews were called to the the report of a fire on Fairview Rd. near Lamartine, southwest of Fond du Lac.

When firefighters arrived on scene, the woman was waiting outside the burning mobile home.

She was taken to a local hospital for minor smoke inhalation.  A neighbor tells Action 2 News she has been released.

Two firefighters were also treated for smoke inhalation, and a third firefighter suffered a hand injury, according to authorities at the scene. 

The mobile home is considered a "total loss."

The Lamartine Fire Department says the fire may have been caused by an electrical issue. 

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