IMPERIAL — County firefighters battled a fire at a manufactured home north of here Monday that started in the laundry room.
There were no injuries in the blaze, but the damage left the home uninhabitable, displacing Mario and Hilda Castro, according to county fire Capt. Lon Hettinger.
The fire erupted at 1:20 p.m. at the manufactured home — similar to a mobile home — on Belford Road north of Imperial and west of Highway 86.
Firefighters arrived by 1:29 p.m. and had the fire extinguished within 20 minutes. Nine firefighters were involved in battling the blaze.