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Possible Storm Related Fatality Reported

Published Sep 4, 2018

At 8:41 p.m., Sept. 4, Escambia County Emergency Communications received a call reporting a tree falling on a mobile home located in the 4000 block of Bobe Street with possible entrapment and death. Escambia County crews arrived on scene at 8:48 p.m. to find a very large oak tree limb on the back of the home. EMS crews confirmed one pediatric fatality. No others were injured. First responders are still on scene performing extraction.

No other information is available at this time. The Escambia County Sheriff's Office will be investigating. Future media questions can be directed to their on-call PIO.

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