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One seriously hurt in Holmesburg fire

Thursday, April 28, 2011
Fire in Holmesburg section

One person was seriously injured during a fire in the Holmesburg section of Philadelphia on Thursday.

Crews were dispatched to the Lords and Ladies Family Hair Care center at 8907 Frankford Avenue around 10:25 a.m.

It was brought under control in about 10 minutes, but not before one person was injured.

That person was rushed to the hospital with 2nd and 3rd degree burns on their body.

The victim's condition is unknown at this time.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

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