Dramatic Cell Phone Video Captures House Fire In Mayfair

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Cell phone video captured flames erupting from a home in Philadelphia’s Mayfair section.

It happened on the 7200 block of Cottage Street, near Cottman Avenue, around 10 p.m. Tuesday.

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The video was posted overnight on Facebook.

You can see heavy fire coming from the second floor of the home and at one point, you can hear a popping sound as overhead electrical wires exploded.

Everyone and their pets got out safely. No word yet how it started.

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