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Heavy Fire Consumes Vacant McKeesport Home

By ERIC RASMUSSEN, Senior Correspondent | April 02, 2020 | PENNSYLVANIA

Story No. 041020102

City of McKeesport, PA – At 8:44 P.M. on April 2nd, firefighters were dispatched to a reported house on fire located in the 1500 block of Jenny Lind Street.

Police arrived on-scene and confirmed a working fire in an abandoned house. As fire crews arrived, a second-alarm was requested as a defensive attack was set up. Crews battled the fire for over an hour before it was placed under control.

No one was injured and the fire is under investigation.

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