NORTHEAST PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) --An 86-year-old woman is hospitalized after a house fire in Northeast Philadelphia.
The fire started just before 4:45 p.m. Thursday in the 8300 block of Ditman Street.
Upon arrival, fire crews reported heavy fire showing from a two-story dwelling.
The fire was brought under control at 5:09 p.m., officials say.
The victim was taken to Aria-Torresdale Hospital, and then transferred to Temple University Hospital in critical condition.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.