Two dead in house fire
LITTLE REMAINS of a home at 1680 Rose Lane in Placerville on Friday, March 7 following an early morning fire that took the lives of two victims. Democrat photo by Pat Dollins
A house fire near Placerville claimed the lives of two women Friday morning.
Camino dispatch received a report of a house fire at 1680 Rose Lane, near Mosquito Road, at 5:46 a.m., El Dorado County Fire Chief Mike Hardy said. The report noted there could be two victims.
An engine from Placerville arrived five minutes later to find the house about 80 percent involved. A caretaker, who lived on the property — the 54-acre Ass-Pen donkey ranch — noted that the two people who lived ... Continue Reading