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Electrical Fire Quickly Consumes Glassport Home

By ERIC RASMUSSEN, Senior Correspondent | March 28, 2021 | PENNSYLVANIA

Story No. 032821113

GLASSPORT, PA – At 9:40 A.M. on March 28th, fire crews were dispatched to the 600 block of Michigan Avenue for a reported electrical box on fire inside a residence.

Arriving crews reported heavy smoke showing from the attic area of the home and a second-alarm was requested. Crews made entry and encountered heavy fire conditions in the attic area and basement of the home.

An aggressive attack was made and after about 30 minutes, the bulk of the fire was knocked down. The fire was placed under control at 11:00 A.M. as crews remained on scene for overhaul.

No injuries were reported, and the fire is now under investigation.

This article is a direct street report from our correspondent and has not been edited by the 1st Responder newsroom.