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Afternoon Fire Destroys Double-Wide Mobile Home

Cherokee County Firefighters arrived on scene to find the mobile home fully involved.
Cherokee County Firefighters arrived on scene to find the mobile home fully involved. (click image for slideshow)
September 13, 2016 | Cherokee County Fire and Emergency Services responded to a fire this afternoon, shortly before 1:30, at 410 North Sharp Mountain Church Lane in Ball Ground. Greg Erdely, Field Operations Chief for Cherokee County Fire and Emergency Services, said that the mobile home was fully involved when he arrived on the scene. The homeowner, 73 year old Harold Jones, said that he had gone to the doctor and returned to find his home on fire. ... (read complete story)

Firefighters rushed to the scene to find heavy smoke and flames.
Firefighters rushed to the scene to find heavy smoke and flames.
Firefighters continued to spray water on hot spots.
Firefighters continued to spray water on hot spots.
The mobile home was completely destroyed by the fire.
The mobile home was completely destroyed by the fire.
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