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.