Crews battle multi-alarm fire in Port Richmond
PORT RICHMOND - June 3, 2012 (WPVI) -- Fire crews were called to battle a multi-alarm fire in the Port Richmond section of Philadelphia.
It happened around 2:30 Sunday afternoon in a vacant building on Amber and Rush streets.
First responders reported heavy fire showing upon arrival and quickly struck the second alarm.
No word on any injuries. The exact details of what sparked the blaze are still under investigation.
As of 3:30 pm, firefighters remain on the scene battling the flames.
philadelphia, port richmond, fire, local/state
- $6M counterfeit check ring busted in Phila.
- Winter Warm Up 45 min ago
- Get the 6abc StormTracker app
- 2013 Troop Greetings 16 min ago
- Neighbor alerts showering woman of fire in home 39 min ago
- Purse snatcher caught on camera in Montco 27 min ago
- Couple files suit over Lower Twp. blast
- Man robbed at gunpoint in North Philadelphia
- Derailed train car blocks road in South Coatesville
- Arrest in stabbing of elderly man in Egg Harbor 6 min ago
- Arrest in deadly June shooting in West Philadelphia
- 2 million-dollar tickets sold in NJ, 1 in Del. 40 min ago
- Guide dog saves blind man after subway track fall
- Girl kidnapped, freed in Reading; suspect at large
- Winter Warm Up
45 min ago
- Schools, daycares introduce yoga for kids
54 min ago