Trailer damaged in Sunday fire

A trailer caught fire north of Elkhart Sunday.

Posted on Sept. 23, 2012 at 1:00 a.m. | Updated on Sept. 23, 2012 at 6:04 p.m.

ELKHART — Officials are investigating a fire that damaged a home near the Indiana-Michigan border Sunday.

Around noon Sunday, firefighters were called to the 50000 block of Donna St. for a trailer that had caught fire.

The fire had started in a back room of the trailer and the home sustained smoke and heat damage, according to Cleveland Township assistant fire chief James Prentkowski.

The owners of the home were not inside when the fire started.

Prentkowski said the fire was out in about 10 minutes, but the cause of the fire is still under investigation.

Cleveland, Baugo, Osolo and Clay fire departments all responded to the call.


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