TribLIVE

| News

 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

No one hurt in Clearfield Township house fire

Email Newsletters

Click here to sign up for one of our email newsletters.

Daily Photo Galleries

By WPXI
Friday, Feb. 1, 2013, 7:40 a.m.
 

Firefighters battled flames at a house in Butler County on Friday morning.

Emergency dispatchers said the fire was reported at a home on Old Route 422 in Clearfield Township about 3:30 a.m.

Emergency crews at the scene said they don't believe anyone was inside the home when the blaze started.

“There was a contractor working inside. He said he heard a pop and went back to see. He noticed the back room was on fire, so he tried to extinguish it with no success,” fire official Kevin Hesidenz said.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.

 

 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Stories

  1. Steelers defensive end Tuitt shifts into high gear
  2. Rain postpones Pirates-Cubs game
  3. Rossi: Pirates foolish to bet on Burnett return
  4. Steelers notebook: No decision on surgery for rookie CB Golson
  5. Steelers’ Mitchell taking cautious approach about dealing with injuries
  6. Authorities identify 2 men killed in fiery crash in Pittsburgh
  7. Pirates notebook: Trade movement confidence booster for Morse
  8. Storms knock out power to thousands of customers in Western Pa.
  9. MLB Notebook: Passport snag strikes Twins call-up
  10. Pitt’s Boyd, Blair suspended for Youngstown State game
  11. Doctors to be given star ratings on UPMC site