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McKees Rocks Home Under Renovations Goes Up in Flames

By ERIC RASMUSSEN, Senior Correspondent | December 18, 2020 | PENNSYLVANIA

Story No. 122920107

McKees Rocks, PA – At 3:22 P.M. on December 18, 2020, firefighters were dispatched to a reported house on fire in the area of Island Avenue and Churchill Street. Just after dispatch, several departments reported seeing smoke from their stations. Crews arrived to the area and found a working fire in a home located along Camp Avenue and a second-alarm was requested. An aggressive attack was made, knocking the bulk of the fire down. Crews continued to work on extinguishing the rest of the fire before it was placed under control at 4:12 P.M. The house appeared to be having renovations done when the fire broke out. No injuries were reported.

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