Explosion & fire destroys trailer in South Redding overnight

May 25, 2015 8:06 AM by Cheryl Wengren

An explosion and fire leveled a trailer in South Redding early Monday morning.

Firefighters were called out to the Sacramento River RV Park around 1:30 a.m. Monday.

Neighbors reported hearing a loud explosion in a 1999 fifth wheel trailer, then a fire broke out.

Luckily, the trailer was unoccupied at the time.

We're told the woman who owns of the trailer was at work.

The trailer is considered a total loss, with damage estimates of $30,000.

The fire damaged two adjacent trailers as well.

Cal Fire and Shasta County Fire battled the blaze, with some assistance from the Anderson Fire Department.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.


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