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Fire Destroys North Highlands Mobile Home

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NORTH HIGHLANDS --

A North Highlands mobile home quickly went up in flames at the Auburn Villa mobile home park after a 94-year-old woman tried to use her oven as a heater.

Investigators have not determined what caused the flames but they believe either a rag or an item on top of the stove caught fire.

The woman tried to put the fire out with a rug when the flames became too big to handle.

Neighbors say the woman is mostly blind as well as mostly deaf.

Her screams woke one of the neighbors and he rushed in to get her out.

Both are said to be in good condition.