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Man Who Died In Ventura County Mobile Home Fire Identified

Posted on Monday, October 10, 2011 10:54am

A 70 year old man who died following a mobile home fire in Ventura County is now being identified.

Thomas Real suffered massive burns, and from smoke inhalation from the Friday afternoon fire, on the 8900 block of Nye Road in Casitas Springs.  Ventura County firefighters arrived to find the home burning, and a badly burned woman outside of it.  They had to rescue Real, who was still inside of the burning structure.  He later died at the Ventura County Medical Center.

Firefighters were able to put out the fire in about 20 minutes.  The cause of the blaze is still under investigation.

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