Wed, Aug 21, 2013 02:28 PM
EAST WALLINGFORD - On Aug. 14 at approx. 8 p.m. the East
Wallingford Fire Department responded to a fire at 610 Wallingford
Pond Road in East Wallingford. When the fire department arrived
they found an abandon/vacant mobile home fully involved. The fire
was quickly extinguished. The mobile home was in the process of
being removed from the property. No one was injured and the mobile
home was of no value.
The East Wallingford Fire Department contacted the Vermont State
Police and requested an origin and cause fire investigation be
conducted. A Detective from the State Police Fire Investigation
Unit and a Fire Investigator with the Division of Fire Safety
responded to the scene on Aug. 15.
The fire was started by an employee working for the company hired
to remove the mobile home. The employee was working on the interior
of the structure when the fire began. The investigation is