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Fire strikes north Santa Rosa mobile home park

  • Santa Rosa firefighters Matt Cox, left and Giulie Miller begin to put out a fire at the Journey's End Mobile Home Park in Santa Rosa, Thursday Jan. 23, 2014 which destroyed one mobile home and damaged another. (Kent Porter / Press Democrat) 2014

One home was destroyed and another suffered major damage. Firefighters rescued two dogs from the latter.

Two women renting the homes were displaced.

Park manager Judy Rivera said they would be provided with other homes in the park, which is for people 55 or older.

Journey's End Mobile Home Park Fire

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Neighbors said the home where the fire started was recently rented to a woman from Lake County, who was not at home at the time.

Park resident Robert Morgan said he ran over from the pool when he saw smoke.

The home was completely ablaze, he said.

Initially he feared the woman's two cats were dead but Basque said they were later found by other residents.

"Everything she owned was right in there," said Morgan, gesturing to the charred mobile home.


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