Storm Wrecks OK Mobile Home Park, Killing One

One woman was killed when a fierce storm wrecked a mobile home park near Ada, Oklahoma.

A report form KOCO news ( indicated that two people became trapped inside a mobile home that had been blown over by high winds. Firefighters were able to rescue one victim, but another, a female, was reportedly killed.

Another resident of the park was initially able to locate her children after the thunderstorms blew through.

Video from the scene is available at

Mobile homes present problems for firefighters under fire conditions. For more about fire response to these structures, consider Mobile Homes: Small Houses, Big Challenges, THE DANGERS OF MOBILE HOME FIRES, and MOBILE HOME FIRES, PART 1: PROBLEMS AND PREFIRE PLANNING.

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