Fire rips through Pt. Breeze home - Philadelphia News

July 30, 2008 8:16:43 AM PDT
The residents managed to get out safely.

A fast moving house fire in the Point Breeze section of Philadelphia has forced one family to look for temporary shelter.

Flames broke out at about 12:45 this morning inside the row home on the 1700 block of Annin Street.

When firefighters arrived, flames were spitting out of the first floor windows.

Crews kept the fire from spreading to nearby homes, and gained control of the blaze in about 20 minutes.

All the residents managed to get out safely. Investigators are looking for the cause.

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