Animals die in mobile home fire

Several animals died in a mobile home fire Monday afternoon in New Gloucester that firefighters had a hard time reaching because of slippery conditions.

Capt. Scott Doyle of the New Gloucester Fire and Rescue Department said the residence is at 36 Moose Ridge Road, a private road off Snow Hill Road. Doyle said a steep hill covered with snow was the only way firetrucks could get access to the home. Keep reading