Fire crews responded shortly before 5:30am Saturday morning after reports of a fire in the 3rd floor of a house on West Lehigh Avenue.
The first female Philadelphia firefighter killed in the line of duty will be laid to rest in the city this weekend.
The fire on Middleton Street was reported a little after 3am, and responding crews were able to bring the blaze under control in about 45 minutes.
Michael Lawson and Sada Greenlee have been charged with aggravated assault.
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.