Two killed in travel trailer fire near Sitka

Posted: Tuesday, March 06, 2001

SITKA (AP) -- Two people were killed near here in an early morning trailer home fire.

Firefighters said they found two bodies inside the 21-foot travel trailer shortly after arriving about 3:30 a.m. Monday.

The names of the victims were not yet known, said Sitka Assistant Fire Chief Dave Swearingen.

The blaze originated near the furnace, but a cause has not been determined, he said.

The fire occurred about four miles from Sitka's downtown.



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