Basement fire spreads through house in Rhawnhurst
PHILADELPHIA - October 3, 2013 (WPVI) -- Officials say a home was damaged after a fire started in the basement and spread throughout the house in the city's Rhawnhurst section early Thursday morning.
The fire broke out around 1:00 a.m. in the 7400 block of Tabor Avenue.
Firefighters arrived and placed the blaze under control within twenty minutes.
There were no reports of injuries.
So far, no word on what sparked the blaze.
fire, philadelphia news, local/state
- Screaming man attacks police station, cars
- AccuWeather: Thunderstorms possible today 58 min ago
- Get the 6abc StormTracker app
- WATCH: Action News Online
- Homes evacuated in Tacony for gas leak 24 min ago
- Large explosion, fire reported in East Harlem 1 min ago
- Photos: Pictures of smashed police car, station...
- Sandusky's wife: Victims manipulated over money 1 min ago
- Standoff leaves 1 dead, several in custody
- 2 men shot inside Feltonville bar
- 3 hit by car inside Famous Footwear in Chesco
- Police: Woman, 21, stabbed grandfather to death
- India asked to join hunt for missing plane
- Meningitis suspected in Drexel student's death