According to Bonnie’s family the fire truck was unable to cross the railroad track for 20 minutes.
Local’s have said two long trains were going both ways.
Bonnie Walton is dead after an early morning house fire in Martin County. The fire happened around 3am ,Tuesday morning, at a home on Palmetto Drive in Jensen Beach.
Authorities say that the house was fully engulfed in flames by the time first responders arrived.
Bonnie Walton died in the fire. The State Fire Marshall is investigating the case.
This is what the family said: “Special Thank you to Martin County Fire Dept. They Responded in 4 mins. Unable to Cross the Railroad Tracks for 20 MINUTES while my sisters house Burnt to the Ground with her in it. #feelinghelpless They Fought this fire for 5 hrs. #NOTALLABOARD
Thank GOD Jim got out safe. #Nevergoingtobethesame
Our Beloved Bonnie we LOVE YOUUU”
Our sympathies go out to Bonnie’s friends and family.