PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A raging brush fire reached four alarms Tuesday afternoon. Chopper 3 was over the area of 10th Street and Venango Avenue in Philadelphia’s Hunting Park neighborhood.United States FDA Authorizes Pfizer's COVID-19 Vaccine For Use In Children Ages 12-15
Officials say the fire was burning along train tracks and is impacting travel in the area. Approximately 140 members of the fire department responded to the fire.
Citizens were being asked to avoid the area.READ MORE: Community Recalls Memories At Historic St. Leo's Church In Tacony As Fire Crews Work To Determine What Caused Blaze
There are no reports of injuries.
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There is no word what caused the fire.