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Neighbor rescues resident from burning mobile home

Published On: Apr 18 2014 09:23:17 AM CDT   Updated On: Apr 18 2014 09:33:32 AM CDT
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PALERMO, Calif. -

A neighbor saved a person from a mobile home fire overnight in Butte County.

CAL FIRE said the fire was reported around 10:30 p.m. Thursday at 1705 Cox Lane in the Palermo area south of Oroville.

A neighbor spotted the flames coming from the double wide mobile home, and rescued a person inside.

The fire was contained in about one hour.  The home is a total loss.  CAL FIRE responded with four engines and two water tenders.