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 (http://bit.ly/AkobJg) 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 http://bit.ly/AkobJg.

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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