CENTER CITY (WPVI) -- A smoky trash fire led to evacuations early Monday in Center City Philadelphia.
The call came in to firefighters at 6 a.m.
They arrived in the 2100 block of Walnut Street to find a large amount of trash burning next to a building.
A nearby apartment building and a church were evacuated and traffic was detoured away from the area as crews worked to douse the flames.
The fire was declared under control at 6:17 a.m.
No injuries were reported.
Trash fire prompts evacuations in Center City Philadelphia