Zachary mother escapes fire with 2 children
ZACHARY, LA (NBC33) — A mother and her two children escaped a mobile home fire in Zachary on Thursday morning shortly after 10:00 a.m.
According to Fire Chief Danny Kimble, the investigation is ongoing, but it appears that the fire was started by a candle placed too close to a Christmas tree.
The mother discovered the fire and escaped with her children through a window.
The mother suffered a small cut from broken glass while exiting the trailer and was treated by EMS.
The Red Cross was called in to assist the family who was displaced by the fire.