HARKER HEIGHTS (September 24, 2013)—A fire that broke out Tuesday morning in a mobile home in Harker Heights left seven people homeless.
The fire was reported at around 10:15 a.m. Tuesday at 200 West Bobwhite Lane, about 100 feet from Harker Heights Elementary School.
The home was engulfed in flames when the first units arrived.
The residents escaped safely, but the mobile home was a total loss, officials said.
The American Red Cross was assisting the two adults and three children who lived in the home.
The fire produced a cloud of smoke that was visible for several miles, but had no impact on the school, officials said.
The fire was under control by around 10:50 a.m.
The cause is under investigation.