Firefighters Battle Blaze at House in Center City

Firefighters made quick work of a house fire that broke out in Center City Philadelphia early Monday morning.

Fire crews were called to the house near 10th and Locust streets at 3:48 a.m., fire officials said. When they arrived, firefighters found the bulk of the fire in the rear of the house, along an alley. They placed the blaze under control before 4:30 a.m., and no injuries were reported.

Firefighters remained at the scene after 5 a.m., and some streets in the area were shut down.

Contact Us