TribLIVE

| News


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

Kitchen blaze damages Westmoreland County home

Tuesday, May 21, 2013, 12:01 a.m.
 

A kitchen fire caused extensive damage to a North Huntingdon home on Monday afternoon.

Circleville volunteer firefighters said heavy smoke was coming from the Samantha Drive home when they arrived shortly after 1 p.m.

Officials said the homeowner, whom they did not identify, left the house about 15 minutes before the fire was discovered.

The cause of the blaze remains under investigation, officials said.

A cat that was rescued from the home was treated by rescue workers and later taken to a local veterinary clinic for treatment, according to firefighters

 

 
 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Westmoreland

  1. Slovenian Club in Claridge is marking 100th anniversary
  2. Greensburg sues man, attorney over ‘frivolous’ case
  3. Westmoreland judge keeps Ligonier Borough planning commission intact
  4. Derry Township residents voice concerns about mining company blast plans
  5. Housing market remains ‘disaster’ in Westmoreland County
  6. Pair share love of dance with youths in Fayette, Westmoreland
  7. ‘Extreme extrovert’ takes over at WCCC
  8. Northampton man has four major drug arrests in Western Pa. since 2009
  9. Mt. Pleasant seeks on-street bike trail through downtown
  10. St. Michael’s volunteers cook up festival delights
  11. Westmoreland judges’ caseloads unlikely to affect district boundary changes
Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.