Fire News: Four Die in Virginia Mobile Home Fire

12/23/2012
Four people, including a 9-year-old boy, died as a result of a fire Friday night at a mobile home near Churchville (VA), reports The News Virgian. The Virginia State Police identified the deceased as Charles E. Stokes Jr., 40, and Sharon E. Stokes, 47, and their son, Matthew J. Stokes, 9. A grandmother, Wilda J. Stokes, also died. Lewis G. Stokes, 67, husband of Wilda Stokes, survived the fire and was taken for medical treatment, where he was treated and released. The fire's cause and origin had not been determined Saturday, state police said, but six fire departments were on the scene for five hours from Friday night into Saturday morning investigating, cleaning and making sure no hot...

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