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Woman displaced after fire in Riverview

Woman displaced after fire in Riverview
Posted July 27th, 2014 @ 9:13am

RIVERVIEW, Fla. (970 WFLA) – A woman is displaced and a dog is dead after a fire Sunday morning in Riverview.

It happened on the 13000 block of Lincoln Road.

Firefighters say two large pole barns and a shed were fully engulfed in flames. Inside those barns was a boat and a 5th wheel trailer where the owner was sleeping inside. Firefighters say she was able to get out safely before they arrived, but her small dog was not able to get out and perished in the fire.  

Crews say the pole barns, shed, the 5th wheel trailer and boat are a loss. 

Red Cross was called to help the displaced adult with food, shelter and clothing.

Photo Credit Hillsborough County Fire Rescue



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