‘Real Housewives’: Lisa VanderPump’s former mansion catches fire

It has been nine months since “Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” star Lisa VanderPump sold her mansion for a whopping $19 million, but when the former home caught on fire over the weekend, she was still affected by the situation.

While speaking to local news station KCAL-TV, the reality star said that she was “shocked” by the incident and that there were a lot of emotions were surfacing because of her attachment to the home.  She said;

“I’m shocked, really. It’s been an incredible journey coming to America and living there. My daughter got married in that house, so I’m pretty emotional about it even though I sold it a few months ago.”

Reports say that more the 100 firefighters were sent to the mansion to try and extinguish the fire at around 6:30 p.m. on Friday.  Parts of the massive roof and floors inside the mansion were destroyed by the flames and collapsed.  One of the firefighters is said to have been taken to a local hospital and was treated for injuries.

The home of Lisa’s “Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” co-star, Adrienne Maloof is situated next door to VanderPump’s former mansion and it is said that Maloof and some of the other cast mates were at her home filming scenes for the upcoming season when the blaze broke out. Adrienne and company were evacuated from her home, but the fire was contained to VanderPump’s former mansion.

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