Little Cypress fire damages trailer, kills dog

Published 12:28 am Thursday, December 22, 2022

LITTLE CYPRESS — An overnight fire left a mobile home heavily damaged and a pet dead, authorities said.

The call came in at 9:30 p.m. Tuesday for the fire in the 3500 block of Brent Drive.

Orange County ESD No. 3 Fire Chief Matt Manshack said the singlewide mobile home was in the process of being remodeled.

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The cause of the blaze is under investigation.

Manshack said the mobile home was heavily damaged, and the Red Cross was called to assist the family.

A dog inside the home did not make it out in time and died, he said.