Public Safety Blotter Articles

Pittsburgh Bureau of Fire Respond to Kelly Street Row House Fire

Date: December 28, 2019
Incident Type: Fire
Location: Homewood South

Pittsburgh Bureau of Fire responded to a 911 call of a structure fire at the 7300 block of Kelly Street around 1:55 a.m.

When firefighters arrived on scene, they observed a six unit row house showing flames. The two alarm fire made significant damage to the abandoned homes. One firefighter was treated by medics for minor smoke inhalation. Zone 5 officers closed Kelly Street between Sterrett Street and Collier Street.

The Fire Investigations Unit will investigate the cause of the fire.


Reporting PIO:
Maurice Matthews