Fast-moving fire damages house in Bridesburg

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Saturday, December 17, 2016

BRIDESBURG (WPVI) -- Fire crews battled a fast-moving blaze in Philadelphia's Bridesburg section.

The fire started around 9:30 a.m. Saturday on the 2800 block of Hedley Street.

When firefighters arrived, they found a man trying to run back inside the house to get his personal belongings.

Fortunately, he was not injured.

Officials say clothes near a heater may be the blame for the fire, but firefighters are still investigating.