PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Officials say two people were taken to the hospital after a fire late Thursday night at a home in the East Mount Airy neighborhood of Philadelphia.
The blaze broke out at around 11:45 p.m. at the home on the 300 block of East Upsal Street.READ MORE: Hundreds Gather In Haddonfield For First Major Rollout Of Fourth Of July Fireworks Since Pandemic
Officials say both victims were taken to Einstein Hospital suffering from smoke inhalation and burns to their arms and hands.READ MORE: Wheeler, Hoskins, Realmuto Lift Phillies Over Cardinals 4-0
Crews were able to place the fire under control quickly.MORE NEWS: Woman Had Several Valuable Items Stolen While Helping Stranger In West Deptford, Police Say
There’s no word yet on a cause.