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Fire near Greenacres displaces 7 people

Posted at 4:59 AM, Jun 19, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-19 11:44:43-04

A fire ripped through the porch of a mobile home near Greenacres early Monday morning, displacing seven people.

Palm Beach County Fire Rescue said the fire occurred just before 2:30 a.m. at a home in the 400 block of Theresa Court at the Lake Worth Village Mobile Home Park.


Capt. Albert Borroto said first-arriving crews reported a fire on the back porch of a mobile home.

Firefighters quickly extinguished the blaze.

The Red Cross was contacted to assist five adults and two children displaced by the fire.