2-alarm fire spreads through Wilmington homes

July 23, 2011 1:30:21 PM PDT
Fire crews had a tough time battling the heat while fighting a 2-alarm fire in Wilmington on Saturday morning.

The fire broke out shorly after 9:00 a.m. in a row home located on the 400 block of West 30th Street.

The fire quickly spread to three other homes.

As a result of the fire, about 350 people lost power and officials helped relocate residents to a facility with air conditioning.

Many firefighters collapsed because of the intense heat, but no one was seriously injured.

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