2-alarm apartment fire extinguished in Reading

November 20, 2012 8:57:52 PM PST
An apartment inferno in Berks County was finally extinguished Tuesday night.

The fire broke out on the 1200 block of Hill Road in Reading at 5:00 p.m. and burned for 3 and a half hours.

By then it had grown to two alarms and spread through the apartment house.

Everyone made it out alive.

10 adults and 9 children had lived in the building's six units.

The Red Cross is now assisting those displaced by the fire.