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Northern Liberties Fire



    A fire broke out on a roof in Northern Liberties. Officials are investigating the cause. (Published Thursday, Dec. 26, 2013)

    Fire broke out Thursday morning at a Northern Liberties construction site.

    The blaze broke out in the former cold storage facility for Ortlieb's Brewery along N. American Street -- near 3rd and Poplar Streets -- in the trendy neighborhood just after 9 a.m.

    Fire in Northern Liberties

    [PHI] Fire in Northern Liberties
    Crews worked to contain a blaze that broke out in a 4-story building on the 800 block of North American Street Thursday.
    (Published Thursday, Dec. 26, 2013)

    Firefighters were able to contain the blaze to the building's roof and crews had it under control at 10:15a.m. - about an hour after it started, according to reports. No injuries have been reported.

    The four-story building was under demolition.