PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A firefighter was hospitalized after battling a house fire overnight in South Philadelphia.
Flames broke out 1 a.m. Monday inside a row home in the 2300 block of Moore Street near 23rd Street in the Point Breeze section of the city.READ MORE: Sources: Man Confesses To Murdering Girlfriend, Dumping Body To Upper Darby Police
Authorities say the fire was contained to one home and the residents got out safely.READ MORE: Fight Outside Pat's Steaks In South Philadelphia Ends With 1 Person Dead, Victim's Father And Friend Hospitalized
The blaze was placed under control in 15 minutes.
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The cause of the fire is under investigation.