Fire destroys Laidlaw trailer

The cause of the blaze is unknown and under investigation

A mobile home in Laidlaw was completely destroyed in a fire on Saturday morning.

Ten Hope firefighters responded  to the blaze on Anderson Lane at about 7:30 a.m., along with RCMP, B.C. Ambulance Service, and BC Hydro.

“Upon arrival, crews found a mobile home in an open field fully involved with no risk to other structures,” said fire chief Tom DeSorcy.

“We were quickly advised that the home was unoccupied with no one living in it. We took a defensive stance and extinguished the fire.”

There were no injuries and the cause of the fire is unknown at this time and under investigation.