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Firefighters battle Chester Co church blaze

Friday, January 25, 2013

Firefighters battled a 2-alarm blaze inside a Chester County church early Friday morning.

The flames broke out around 5:30 a.m. inside the Faith Community Baptist Church, in the 1500 block of Glenside Road in West Bradford Township.

First responders requested a second alarm, and tankers from surrounding areas arrived to help battle the fire.

It took about half an hour for crews to get the upper hand.

Authorities tell Action News the building was unoccupied. No one was injured.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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