One person killed in Wise County mobile home fire

  • Source: WFXR/WWCW FOX 21/27
  • Published: 03/18/2017 08:50 PM

Virginia State Police have confirmed that one person died in an early morning fire. Our sister station WJHL reports that a double-wide trailer in the 2000 block of Roda Road in Appalachia caught fire Saturday morning. Appalachia Deputy Fire Chief Travis Anderson told WJHL that the body of a woman believed to be in her 40’s was found inside the residence. According to Virginia State Police, the victim’s body has been transported to the Office of the Medical Examiner in Roanoke for examination, autopsy, and positive identification.


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