Fire Destroys Mobile Home in West Odessa

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

WEST ODESSA - The Red Cross continues to help five people left homeless after a devastating fire in West Odessa.

The fire happened early Saturday in the 6800 block of west Venita.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation, but a spark from a nearby trash fire may have spread to a shed on the property before spreading to the home.

West Odessa Volunteer firefighters along with fire crews from the city stopped the fire from spreading to other homes.

All five people living inside made it out safely.

Sadly, several family pets died in the fire.