Northumberland, Pa. – Firefighters in Northumberland Borough responded to a call for a first-alarm fire shortly after 4 p.m. Saturday at a double home at 673 Duke Street.
That quickly became a second alarm fire, as firefighters from several different area companies were requested to assist.
Smoke could be seen billowing out of a second-floor window as firefighters battled the blaze. Initial reports said there was entrapment, but it later was reported everyone was out of the structure.
A cat was reportedly seen in a window. It is unknown at this time if the cat got out. No injuries were reported.
Duke Street (Route 147) was closed between Fifth and Eighth streets as firefighters worked.
This is a developing story.