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Firefighters battle blaze at Phila. retirement home

Saturday, December 29, 2012

Firefighters were busy in Wynnefield Heights fighting a fire at a retirement home Saturday night.

The blaze broke out around 5:00 p.m. in the basement at Hayes Manor Retirement on the 2200 block of Belmont Avenue.

It took crews a little over a half an hour to knock out the fire.

Medics helped relocate some residents.

There were no reports of injuries.

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