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Fire Destroys Mobile Home in Monongalia County

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Fire destroyed a mobile home in Monongalia County Thursday evening.

It happened at about 8 p.m. in Hertzman Village, off Van Voorhis Road.

The Star City Volunteer Fire Department said it started in the bedroom of an 11-year-old, who was smoking a cigarette.

One firefighter suffered minor injuries and was treated at the scene.

The mobile home is a loss of about $35,000. The fire also destroyed a vehicle and damaged a neighbor's home.

Fire departments from Granville, Westover, Cassville, Cheat Lake, and Clinton District also responded to the fire.