Philadelphia Fire Department
Firefighters were called to the scene of the blaze in the 4700 block of Chestnut Street just after 6 a.m.
The elite team will be riding in memory of firefighters who died in the line of duty and to raise awareness about firefighter health issues.
One man is under arrest after an early morning fire in the Feltonville section of the city.
Three children were injured during a house fire in Southwest Philadelphia early Saturday morning.
Many from a South Philadelphia neighborhood gathered last night as a memorial bench was unveiled, honoring fallen fire Captain Michael Goodwin who died in the line of duty last month.
Battalion chief Joseph Schulle won the seat of president in a decisive election victory over the incumbent, Bill Gault, who has held the post since July 2009.
Their frustration was evident in a speech made at the hearing by at-large councilman Denny O’Brien (at left in photo).
The Nutter administration says the controversial fire department policy of station “brownouts” will continue even if City Council appropriates extra money to eliminate them.
Philadelphia Fire Department officials say one person was killed in a house fire early Monday morning.
The Philadelphia Fire Department honored a dispatcher during National Telecommunicator week.
A memorial fund has been established for the family of a Philadelphia firefighter killed in a blaze earlier this month.
Three people were injured during a house fire in Philadelphia early Friday morning.
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.
Family, friends, and hundreds of fellow firefighters gathered to say their final goodbyes to a Philadelphia fire captain killed in the line of duty.
Hundreds started gathering Wednesday afternoon to pay their respects to fallen Philadelphia Fire Captain Michael Goodwin.