Fire Destroys Mobile Home in Portage County

By: WSAW Staff Email
By: WSAW Staff Email

A mobile home is destroyed after it went up in flames.

Sgt. Kevin Sorenson from the Portage County Sheriff's Department tells Newschannel 7 crews responded to 2610 Hwy. 66 in the Town of Sharon, which is just southwest of Rosholt, around 9:05 p.m Thursday.

A 74-year-old male was the only one inside the home. He got out safely.

The fire is being investigated, however it is not considered to be suspicious, according to Sgt. Sorenson.

The Rosholt and Town of Hull Fire Departments responded.

Hwy. 66, which was closed while crews fought the blaze, re-opened around 11:30 p.m. Thursday.

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