PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Firefighters battled a blaze at a scarp yard in Philadelphia’s Port Richmond neighborhood.
Officials tell CBS 3 Eyewitness News the fire was reported at about 7:25 p.m. Monday near Somerset and Tulip Streets.READ MORE: North Philadelphia Crash Leaves Young Girl Dead; Sister, Mother Injured
According to the Twitter account of the City of Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management, the fire is contained and is not a risk to the surrounding community.
CBS 3 is told the fire was placed under control at about 8:29 p.m.READ MORE: 4 Starbucks Locations In Philadelphia Vote In Favor To Form Union
No injuries have been reported.
There’s no word on the cause of the fire.MORE NEWS: Philadelphia Weather: Severe Storm, Flooding Threat Kicks Off Memorial Day Weekend