One dies in mobile home fire

AN INVESTIGATION has been launched after a person died in a fire at a mobile home in Essex today.Three fire crews from Waltham Abbey, Harlow and Hodderston were called to the scene in Dobbs Weir, Naesing, near Waltham Abbey, at 5.40am.

AN INVESTIGATION has been launched after a person died in a fire at a mobile home in Essex today.

Three fire crews from Waltham Abbey, Harlow and Hodderston were called to the scene in Dobbs Weir, Naesing, near Waltham Abbey, at 5.40am today. They found 20 per cent of the home well alight.

Due to fears that there were cylinders inside the home, the crews tackled the blaze from the outside.

It has been confirmed that one person died following the incident and a full investigation into the cause of the fire will now be carried out.


You may also want to watch:


Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter