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Officials: 3 Dead In Chester County Fire

Authorities say three people are dead following a fire in Chester County.

05/04/2015

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1 Killed In Germantown House Fire

Officials say one person was killed in a fire Sunday night at a home in the Germantown section of Philadelphia.

03/22/2015

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Officials Investigate ‘Suspicious’ Fatal Fire In South Philly

The Fire Marshall is investigating a fatal fire that happened late Thursday night in South Philadelphia that officials have deemed “suspicious.”

03/20/2015

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1 Killed In Delaware House Fire

One person is dead after a fire Wednesday night in Millsboro, Delaware, according to fire officials.

01/29/2015

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One Dead In Cheltenham Township Apartment Fire

The fire broke out shortly before 4:30 a.m. Monday at Lynnewood Gardens Apartments on North John Russell Circle in Elkins Park.

01/19/2015

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Elderly Woman Killed In Delaware County Fire

Fire officials say the blaze at 18 Providence Road was called in around 2:48am, and when fire fighters arrived on scene they found heavy flames coming from the first floor of the residence.

01/14/2015

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Elderly Man Killed In North Philly House Fire

Authorities say a 70-year-old man was killed after a house fire early Thursday morning.

01/08/2015

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Grandmother Killed In Delaware County House Fire

A boom shock the neighborhood just after 7 a.m. Saturday as fire tore through a home along the 100 block of Fronefield Avenue in Lower Chichester.

12/13/2014

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Firefighter Dies After Fighting Fatal North Wildwood Blaze

Officials say a firefighter has died following a blaze inside a home in North Wildwood that also killed one other person.

11/21/2014

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Donations Will Pay For Funerals Of Children Who Died In SW Philadelphia Fire

Four children who died in a Southwest Philadelphia fire on July 5th will be buried next month in a Delaware County cemetery.

07/31/2014

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As Community Rallies Around Victims And Their Families, Mayor Nutter Visits Firehouse That Responded To Gesner Street Blaze

Late Thursday afternoon, Mayor Michael Nutter and Deputy Mayor Everett Gillison visited the neighborhood firehouse near where four children died in a recent fire.

07/10/2014

(Dedication ceremonies for the mural honoring firefifghters Robert Neary and Daniel Sweeney.  Photo by Cherri Gregg)

Memorial Mural Dedicated To Two Fallen Philadelphia Firefighters

A new mural honors the memories of two hometown heroes who died fighting a five-alarm warehouse fire in East Kensington in 2012.

07/10/2014

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Liberian Ambassador Visits Scene Of Fatal Fire In Southwest Philadelphia

For the first time we are hearing directly from the eyewitness who first spotted the flames.

07/08/2014

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Fire Officials Release 911 Tapes In Fatal Southwest Philadelphia Blaze

Philadelphia Fire Officials have now released the 911 tapes of the first calls received alerting the fire department to a fire in the 6500 block of Gesner Street Saturday morning that killed four children.

07/08/2014

(Mamasa Sherif and her husband, Peter Alpha, have a difference of opinion over the fire department's response to the Saturday morning fire.  Photo by Cherri Gregg)

Controversy Persists Over Fire Dept. Response to Fatal SW Phila. Fire

Confusion and disagreement over what happened that night continues to percolate throughout the 6500 block of Gesner Street.

07/08/2014

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