Fatality Fire (Ellis County)

Around 4:30pm this evening, Red Oak FD, Waxahachie FD, Ovilla FD, and Ellis County EMS medics were called to the scene of a structure fire in the 500 block of Pritchett Road. Fully involved structure fire upon FD arrival, reported to be a mobile home. There were at least two civilian injuries at the scene: one patient with burns was transported to Parkland and another patient was found deceased inside the structure. Ellis County Fire Marshal’s Office is investigating the incident.