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Crews Battle House Fire In Harborcreek

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Several fire crews spent most of Friday night battling a house fire on Williams Road in Harborcreek.

The calls went out around 6 PM. Nine different crews were called to help put out the blaze.

When they arrived at the scene the found the house fully engulfed in flames. It took them over an hour to put out the fire.

"We have issues with the water supply being its four, five degrees out, with lines freezing up, apparatus freezing up," said Chief Charles Ramsey, of the Harborcreek Fire Department. "It was hard on the man power, being the cold conditions we had to rotate a lot more crews through and rotating them to help out with the extinguishing of the fire." 

According to reports from the scene, the homeowners were out of town at the time of the fire.


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