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Man Killed in Central Coast Fire Identified

Posted on Friday, August 1, 2014 4:05pm

A man killed in a mobile home fire on the Central Coast has been identified.

Douglas Garbers was trapped in his mobile home by the early morning blaze on the 800 block of North O Street.

The unit was filled with smoke, and flames when Lompoc firefighters reached the scene at about 2 a.m. yesterday.

They were unable to help the 60 year old man, but were able to keep the blaze from spreading to other units.

The cause of the fire is being called accidental, with investigators saying smoking may have been a factor.

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