Man Escapes Mobile Home Fire in Limestone County

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LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) - Firefighters have contained a mobile home fire in Limestone County.

Firefighters from Huntsville and Limestone County responded around 3:30 a.m. on Wall Street near New Hope Road.

The homeowner was able to climb through a window to escape the fire, and he called 911 from a neighbor’s house.  He suffered some cuts and abrasions while climbing out the window, and was taken to Huntsville Hospital for treatment.

The fire caused some damage to about five yards of a nearby wooded area.

The mobile home is considered a loss.

Firefighters managed to contain the flames within about 30 minutes. Crews are working right now to put out hot spots.

WHNT News 19's Jeff Gray was the first reporter on the scene.  Watch his live report from WHNT News 19 This Morning.

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