WHATCOM COUNTY, Wash. -- Fire destroyed two homes Thursday afternoon at Lake Samish, south of Bellingham.
Firefighters believe the fire started in a mobile home before spreading to another home. Both were gutted by the fire.
Officials said a third home was also damaged.
Witnesses told Q13 FOX News a volunteer firefighter who lives nearby tried to hose down one roof, but the winds were too strong.
Crews were able to knock down the fire a short time later.
Two firefighters were treated and released for heat or smoke-related issues.