An early morning blaze completely destroyed a home and garage/storage on Sunday, December 27, 2015 in the Escalante/DFC Subdivision leaving a family homeless and without a place of work.
The San Pedro Fire Department reported that about 5:00a.m. on Sunday, Ricardo Valladarez, 34-year-old mechanic of Escalante subdivision, indicated that he woke up to the smell of smoke, immediately noticing the inside of the house on fire.
The house was a 24’ x 26’ plycem and wooden building with a garage and a storage room 10’ x10’ to the back, both were completely destroyed and three vehicles that were in the shop for repairs were damaged by the fire.
The Fire Department reports arriving on location at 5:45a.m.and running out of water. The house and contents were not insured.
- Photo Courtesy of Jei'Mar Trapp James