TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) — A person using a blowtorch appears to have inadvertently sparked a fire in Dover.
The Hillsborough County Fire Rescue said it responded to a mobile home fire around 11:50 p.m. The location was not disclosed.
It took firefighters about five minutes to get the blaze under control. No injuries were reported.
“HCFR’s Fire Investigator determined that a blowtorch that was being used to cut the RV ignited fumes and caused the fire,” the agency said in a statement.
The agency released photos and videos of the fire on social media. Further information was not immediately available.