Port Orange mobile home fire could be domestic violence-related arson, police say

Port Orange police say Landis Avenue home is active crime scene

One person hurt in mobile home fire
One person hurt in mobile home fire

PORT ORANGE, Fla. – A woman was injured early Thursday in a fire at a mobile home in Port Orange and the State Fire Marshall is investigating the incident as a possible case of domestic violence arson.

The fire was reported on Landis Avenue at 3:31 a.m., according to Port Orange police.

The owner of the home said he woke up and saw the woman’s legs on fire.

The woman, who’s a tenant at the home, was taken to a Halifax Hospital for treatment.

Investigators determined the fire was suspicious and called the State Fire Marshall to assist. At this time, investigator said they believe the fire was tied to a domestic violence incident and was arson.

The investigation is ongoing.

The home is likely a total loss, according to officials.


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