trailer fire 140319

Mobile home engulfed A man and his Maltese escaped without injury from a burning mobile home early Tuesday morning at 5664 Sandy Lake-Polk Road, Lot 14, according to Sandy Lake Fire Department Lt. Logan Downing. The blaze was reported at 7:26 a.m. and may have been started by a faulty furnace, Downing said. The home, which was insured, is owned by Bill Dowd. It was a total loss, Downing said. Firefighters from Stoneboro also responded.