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Bustleton fire leaves 3 homes damaged, 3 injured

Saturday, March 09, 2013

Fire officials are responding to a major fire in the Bustleton section of Philadelphia Saturday.

Fire crews were dispatched just before 12:00 p.m. for a fire on the 9300 block of Jamison Avenue.

First responders reported heavy fire showing from a twin home that consists of four apartments.

Officials say three units were damaged in the 2-alarm blaze, and three people were transported to area hospitals with non-life threatening injuries.

The fire was brought under control within an hour.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

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