The fire was reported around 7 p.m. Monday in the 900 block of Griffith Street.
Police say a 21-year-old volunteer firefighter is in critical condition after a bar fight that also sent three other men to the hospital.
Police say the firefighter acknowledged setting fires to three vacant homes in Darby Township from May to July.
A Philadelphia firefighter suffered heat exhaustion battling a house fire Monday night.
A house fire sent one firefighter to the hospital Christmas morning.
A firefighter briefly became trapped on the third floor of a burning home in East Germantown.
They say cats have nine lives, and this one will surely be heading to a better one than his last.
Fire Commissioner Lloyd Ayers and Mr. Rick Coppola, President of the Philadelphia Fire Department Historical Corporation, proudly announced Firefighter Brandon Mlodzinski of Ladder 12/A, has received the 2013 “Firefighter of the Year Award.”
A 19 year-old Bensalem firefighter in training has been charge with Arson.
According to police, fire crews were on the scene of a blaze inside a commercial building at 310 High Street when a firefighter fell down the elevator shaft.
The fire started around 12:26 p.m. inside the house on Reiffs Mill Road in Ambler.
Amidst the tears, cheers and applause could be heard from St. Michael’s Lutheran Church during funeral services for l services for fallen Fire Captain Michael Goodwin.
A veteran Philadelphia firefighter who died while battling a blaze this past weekend will be promoted posthumously.
Authorities say a firefighter with the New Jersey Forest Fire Service was struck and killed during a controlled burn in Hunterdon County.
Mayor Nutter on Wednesday delivered what he calls his “final offer” to the largest city worker union, District Council 33. The union rejected the proposal, prompting Nutter to declare that the talks are deadlocked.