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Row Home Fire Damages Five Houses, Forces 18 Out Of Homes

A large fire in North Philadelphia damaged five houses and put 18 people out of their homes.


(A broken window in a 12th-story apartment above the Capital Grille sent shards of glass falling to the street.  Credit: Michelle Durham)

No Injuries As Broken Glass Rains Down On Center City Street Corner

The occupant of the 12th-floor apartment was reportedly slightly hurt while trying to clean up the remnants of the broken window.


(An elderly man died in a fire at this home in Northeast Philadelphia.  Credit: CBS3)

After Fatal Northeast Philadelphia Fire, Fire Department Reminds Neighbors About Outreach Program

The fired claimed the life an elderly man. Fire officials say there were no working smoke alarms in the house.



Despite Leap In Fire Deaths, Philadelphia Still Trailing 2011’s Fatality Rate

The early morning blaze on Chancellor Street in West Philadelphia brought the number of fire deaths over the weekend to six, and marked a huge jump in the 2012 fire fatality total.