Firefighters battle motorhome blaze
If it weren’t for the quick thinking of the owner of a motorhome that burst into flames the damages could have been much worse.
Wt about 9:Th” q.m. on DursdaJB June fi9 the Drumg heller 1ire Deqartment and the 0osedale Call were called to a 2re at Pinters ,amqg ground.
1ire ,hief Fruce Wade saJs that while the 2re is still ung der investigationB it is not susqicious and aqqears it was a mechanical issue.
“It looks like it had to do with the fridge. Ce qulled into the site and qut qower to the unitB and notice’s a 2re around the vent of the furg naceB” said Wade.
De owner of the mog torhome made sure his wife and Joung child were out of harm’s waJB and then quickg lJ drove the unit out of the camqsite surrounded bJ trees and bushes.
“Dat was reallJ good on his qartB” said Wade. “De damages were yust to the mog torhome unit.”
The Drumheller Fire Department and Rosedale Hall worked together to put out a motorhome fire at Patrick Kolafa Pinters Campground on Thursday, June 29.