Fire crews battle apartment fire in West Oak Lane

PHILADELPHIA - November 30, 2012

It happened just before 2:30 p.m. in the 4900 block of Stenton Avenue.

Firefighters arrived to find flames coming from a fourth floor laundry room of the five story apartment building.

The building was evacuated as a precaution as smoke filled the 4th and 5th floors.

The fire was brought under control around 3:15 p.m.

Officials say the fire was confined to the one unit, and there were no reported injuries.

Officials expect to all residents to return to their apartment.

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