1 injured in Kensington house fire

PHILADELPHIA - January 1, 2014

The fire broke out just before 10:00 p.m. in a 2-story row house along Hope and Ontario Streets.

Firefighters arrived to heavy flames showing on the first floor.

It took crews about twenty-five minutes to get the blaze under control.

Action News was told that a 40-year-old man was taken to Temple Hospital with second and third degree burns and smoke inhalation.

So far, there is no word on what sparked the blaze.

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