Fire destroys a mobile home in Monroe

MONROE, MI (WTOL) - A mobile home was destroyed after flames ripped though it early Saturday morning. The fire happened shortly before 3 am inside of the Oakridge Estates which is located near Pinecone Trail and East Dunbar in Monroe Michigan.

When crews arrived, the home was engulfed in flames. The mobile home park security guard Mike Trombley, says he spotted the fire and went to the home to make sure everyone was out. While doing so he,  took in a lot of smoke while trying to kick in a door.

"I don't know why, I just couldn't get the door to open." Says Trombley,  "I broke out 2 or 3 windows to get the smoke out, that's the only thing I could do."

Mike was cheked out on the scene for the smoke that he inhaled. The home owners were away on vacation, the mobile home was destroyed.

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