The blaze was at a unit near the entrance of a mobile home park,
Firefighters had to find a fire hydrant outside of the park
because they were unable to find a water supply at the property, he said.
The fire was under control about an hour later at the mobile home,
according to DeMars.
Fire crews found the resident of the home sitting on a curb
suffering from smoke inhalation and burns.
He was airlifted to Santa Clara
Valley Medical Center, according to DeMars.
Investigators learned that the resident had knocked on a
neighbor's door to ask for help while his clothes were still smoldering from
The home was declared a total loss and two vehicles were also
damaged by the fire, DeMars said.
The cause of the fire remains under investigation.