Fire, explosions reported at New Middletown trailer park

The fire was reported at the Camelot Trailer Park on state Route 170

Firefighters worked to extinguish a fire at a New Middletown trailer park on Monday.
Firefighters worked to extinguish a fire at a New Middletown trailer park on Monday (Viewer submitted photo).


NEW MIDDLETOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – Firefighters worked to extinguish a fire at a New Middletown village trailer park.

The fire was reported around 4:30 p.m. Monday at the Camelot Mobile Home Park on state Route 170, just north of Springfield Local High School. Firefighters worked to extinguish a fire at a New Middletown trailer park on Monday.

The New Middletown, Springfield and Poland fire departments responded.

Viewers reported hearing multiple explosions in the area that could be heard at least a mile away. Fire crews say the gas to the trailer home was turned off, and the people living there were in the process of moving out.

The trailer was declared a total loss. The New Middletown Fire Chief said it will be difficult to determine the cause of the fire, since the trailer is so damaged.

No one was home when the fire started, and no firefighters were injured.

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