New Garden apartment building goes up in flames

Apartment building fire in New Garden Twp., Pa.

April 25, 2013 10:29:20 AM PDT
Firefighters are battling a 2-alarm blaze at an apartment building in Chester County.

They were called to the 100 block of Starr Road in New Garden Township around 9:45 a.m. Thursday.

There were initial reports that some people were trapped inside. It's not yet known if firefighters found anyone.

A 2nd alarm was sounded shortly before 10:00 a.m.

The view from Chopper 6 HD showed heavy smoke billowing from the structure as firefighters worked to put out the flames.

There was no immediate word as to how this fire started.