Mariposa & Yosemite

Mobile home burns down in Mariposa

A fire consumed a mobile home on Wilburs Way near Old Highway in Mariposa on Tuesday.

The fire, which started about noon, resulted in a complete loss of the home. A spokeswoman for the Mariposa County Fire Department said that there were no known fatalities, although the department was still mopping up the fire, and an investigator was on scene Tuesday afternoon. It was not known if anyone was in the home when the fire started. The fire was contained early in the afternoon.

-- Carol Reiter