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Family loses home to fire in Long County
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According to Capt. Nick Maxwell, Operations Officer for the Long/Ludowici Volunteer Fire and Rescue Fire Department, five people have been displaced after their mobile home was destroyed by fire the morning of Dec. 5.

Maxwell said fire units arrived shortly after 6 a.m. and discovered the home located on the 200 block of Tovar Road was 80 percent engulfed in flames.   Maxwell said it took about 45 minutes to bring the fire under control.  Fire units from Tattnall and Liberty County also assisted with mutual aid.  According to Maxwell the fire may have started in one of the home’s bedroom.

How it started is currently under investigation.  No injuries were reported, however, three adults and two children have been affected by the fire. The Red Cross has been called in to provide assistance.

If you wish to help the family here is what they need: 

10 yr old female
12-14 pants
m-l shirt
Size 8 shoes

5 yr old male
12 shoes

Adult male
32 waist 36 length pants
Shirt xl
Size 15 shoes

Adult female
22-24 pants
xxxl shirts
Shoes size 8 women’s

Adult female
Pants xl
Shirt xl
Shoes women’s size 9

Contact Elizabeth Cobles At 912-225-2592

VIDEO: Family displaced in Long County fire

By: Lewis Levine

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