3-alarm fire devours commercial building in N. Philly

NORTH PHILADELPHIA - December 31, 2010

Action News was on the scene at West Girard Avenue and North Marshall Street in North Philadelphia, just before 2:00 Friday morning.

Our cameras captured flames leaping from the roof of the four story commercial building.

According to officials, the fire was reported in a beauty shop at 1:36 a.m.

Fire crews struck the second alarm just after 2:00 a.m. and was finally brought under control at 3:03 a.m.

There were no injuries and the cause of the fire remains under investigation.

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