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Two safe after mobile home fire in east Spokane

SPOKANE, Wash.- Three people are safe after a mobile home fire at 6916 west Deno Road in east Spokane. Fire crews say the first call came in at 4:00 Tuesday morning and when they arrived on scene, the home was completely engulfed in flames.  

They were able to knock down the flames quickly, but District 10 Fire Chief Nick Schraff says it was difficult getting to hot spots because there were power lines down in the area. They had to wait for Avista crews to arrive and shut off power to the area before they could get in to put out any hot spots.  

The mobile home was destroyed in the fire and crews say the family dog was not able to make it out. Red Cross was responding to help the two people that live in the mobile home, who will need to find other living arrangements. Adding to the difficulty, the mobile home was in a secluded area surrounded by woods, which created a wildfire concern. Fire crews were able to prevent any spreading.  

Right now the cause of the fire is under investigation, however initial reports show the fire is not suspicious.

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