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Pittsburgh Bureau of Fire Responds to 2-Alarm Residential Structure Fire in Beechview

Date: January 4, 2021
Incident Type: Residential structure fire
Location: Fire Zone 4

Firefighters with the Pittsburgh Bureau of Fire responded to a 2-alarm residential structure fire in the 1300 block of Lettie Hill Street in Beechview at 9:30 p.m.

Residents of the side by side duplex were able to exit the structure safely with no injuries. Medic 3 and Rescue 2 were on scene, but there were no transports to the hospital.

Police helped secure the scene. All firefighters were accounted for and there were no injuries.

The Fire Investigation Unit is investigating the cause of the fire, which was under control by 10 p.m.

The Red Cross has been notified to assist the displaced residents with temporary accommodations.


Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz