Fire destroys Worth Co. home

Fire destroys Worth Co. home

WORTH CO., GA (WALB) - A Worth County woman is without a home after a fire destroyed it overnight.

Fire crews responded around midnight to the 500 block of W.H. Odom Rd to find the mobile home fully engulfed in flames.

One woman was living at the home at the time. Officials said she received minimal burns while trying to put out the flames.

"She was using blankets trying toextinguishh it," said Battalion Chief Ray Salter. "She has some minor burns. She wasn't transported to the hospital at that time."

The woman, who was not identified, is staying with family.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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