PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A huge, 4-alarm fire ripped through a vacant warehouse overnight in North Philadelphia.
Flames broke out around 2:30 a.m. Saturday in the 2400 block of Westmoreland Street in the city’s Tioga section.READ MORE: Philadelphia Police Investigating 2 Separate Fatal Hit-And-Runs: 'It Can Get Pretty Chaotic Around Here'
The fire tore through the roof of the two-story building and caused parts of it to collapse.
Fire Commissioner Derrick Sawyer said, “”When you have that amount of fire it’s going to cause interior collapse at some point. ”READ MORE: Temple University Students, Faculty Have Mixed Feelings About Returning To In-Person Learning
Fire officials say no one was injured in the blaze.
The fire caused delays on several SEPTA routes and the Manayunk/Norristown regional rail line is shut down.
The cause of the blaze is under investigation.MORE NEWS: Teenage Boy Shot 7 Times In West Philadelphia, Police Say