Reports of people trapped inside a mobile home had Waterford firefighters on high alert this afternoon
The first trucks on the scene reported smoke and fire shooting from the home at 28 Harding Avenue.
For several minutes, firefighters were told there may be someone trapped inside the home.
A quick search found no one.
They were then told the family that lived there was not at home.
Quick work by firefighters kept the fire damage to one room, but the entire house was damaged by smoke and water.
No word tonight on a cause
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