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Rural Metro fire crews battle single-wide structure fully engulfed in flames near southside

Posted at 3:49 PM, Mar 17, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-17 18:49:53-04

TUCSON, Ariz. — Rural Metro Fire crews responded to a house fire in the area of Benson Highway and Valencia Road Tuesday.

Upon arrival crews found a single-wide structure fully engulfed in flames with flames reaching a near by structure.

Crews were able to contain the fire within ten minutes of arrival and kept damage to adjoining properties to a minimum.

All occupants evacuated safely with the exception of two occupants that were evaluated at the scene for smoke inhalation, according to RMF.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.