According to Atlanta Fire Chief Danny Magers, the Atlanta Fire Department responded to reports of a structure fire in Barnesville at the intersection of State Hwy OO and Hornet Street at approximately 3:15 p.m. on Saturday, April 20.
The fire, which was started from an outdoor wood furnace, traveled into the middle section of the mobile home where it was contained. According to Magers, the fire caused extensive heat and smoke damage to the rest of the residence.
The resident was not home during the fire.
The Atlanta Fire Department, La Plata and Bevier tankers cleared the scene at 6:30 p.m. There were 12 personnel at the scene.