Tavern in Poconos destroyed by fire
POCONOS - October 16, 2011 (WPVI) -- A popular tavern in the Poconos has been reduced to ruin following a fire.
Thick smoke and flames roared from Burkes Tavern in Mt. Pocono Saturday afternoon as firefighters tried to get a handle on it.
The blaze was so fierce it melted power lines hanging next to the building and also destroyed several apartments above the tavern.
No injuries were reported.
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