Two-alarm fire in Shamokin
SHAMOKIN – Nearly a dozen people were left homeless by Monday afternoon’s fire in Shamokin. Crews tell us, 11 residents of an apartment house were offered help by the American Red Cross.
Over a dozen emergency crews fought the two-alarm fire, which led to some local road closures.
Northumberland County Communications tells us the fire was first reported at 1 p.m. Monday in the 700 block of West Chesnut Street, and quickly went to a second alarm. No injuries have been reported.