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Pitcairn Crews Arrive to Working Attic Fire

By ERIC RASMUSSEN, Senior Correspondent | July 27, 2020 | PENNSYLVANIA

Story No. 072820120

Pitcairn, PA – At 7:03 P.M. on July 27th, firefighters were dispatched to a report of smoke coming from the roof of a house located in the area of 12th Street and Brinton Avenue. Pitcairn's Chief arrived to find a working fire in a two-and-a-half story, single-family home, with smoke and fire showing from the roofline. Crews arrived and quickly went to work bringing the fire under control by 7:38 P.M. Crews then remained on-scene for overhaul and ventilation. No one was injured. The displaced family was being helped by relatives. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

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