At approximately 6:15 Wednesday evening, Pleasantville Fire, Pleasantville Police Department, Marion County Emergency Management Services, Knoxville Township Rural Fire Department and Knoxville Fire and Rescue were dispatched to a fully-engulfed house fire in the Vista Village Mobile Home Park in Pleasantville. Crews were able to extinguish the blaze within an hour.
Staff at Pleasantville Schools are organizing a drive for donations for the family. While no one was hurt in the fire, the family of four has lost all their belongings. If you would like to donate, this is a list of items needed: blankets, bedding, pillows, towels, kitchenware, clothing or cash. Please bring your donation to the Elementary or High School Offices.
3 year old – size 4T clothes – shoe size 5
9 year old – Youth Size large clothes (10-12) – shoe size 7 women’s
Mom: XL tops and size 33 pant
Dad: 2XL tops and 36×38 pant