Home on Millerton Road destroyed in structure fire

May 6, 2019

A single-wide mobile home was destroyed Saturday night in a structure fire on East Millerton Road.

The Custer, Fountain, Free Soil and Branch fire departments responded to reports of the fire at around 10:30 p.m. Saturday, according to Custer Fire Chief Larry Crawford.

Crawford said there were no injuries, but noted that there were people living in the 2460 E. Millerton Road home, located between Custer and Stephens roads in Sherman Township.

“There were four people living in the mobile,” Crawford said. “It was just totaled.”

Firefighters were able to extinguish the flames quickly, he said.

“It was knocked down pretty fast,” Crawford said.

The Mason County Sheriff’s Office also responded to the scene.