A fire ignited in a high-rise building in Philadelphia's Washington Square East section.
The fire broke out just after 9:00 p.m. on Wednesday on the sixth floor of the occupied apartment building.
Firefighters fought the blaze for about 30 minutes before getting it under control.
Fire crews say all residents including a few of the children managed to get out without being injured.
No word yet on what started the fire.
An investigation into what may have sparked the blaze is underway.
Fire forces out high-rise residents in Washington Square