Mobile home fire contained to one home

Press release date: Sat May 4th, 2013

At 5:50 PM today, Fire Services personnel were dispatched to a residential mobile home on fire in Willow Trailer Park1055 Lincoln Avenue in Holland, Lot 61 with report of flames showing from the structure. Personnel from the Waverly and Kollen Park Stations arrived on scene 4 minutes from the time of the dispatched call to find the mobile home fully involved.  Fire crews worked to keep the fire from spreading to neighboring trailers.  A vehicle parked in front of the mobile home was damaged as well.

Fire damage to the structure was a total loss to the structure and contents and the damage of the building, vehicle and contents is estimated at $50,000.  The cause of the fire is under investigation.  Anyone that may have witnessed the fire or circumstances is asked to contact Captain Tinney.

No one is believed to have been in the home at the time of the fire and there were no injuries noted to occupants or responders.  Personnel cleared the scene approximately 4 hours later.  HDPS Fire Services Stations 1, 2 & 3 responded to the call and assistance was received from Holland Police, AMR, and Red Cross.

For additional information contact Captain Chris Tinney at 616-355-1023.