14 People Displaced After Norristown Fire

14 People Displaced After Norristown Fire

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NORRISTOWN, Pa. -

A second alarm fire displaced 19 people on 215 Minor St in Norristown.  Around 3:30pm the fire broke out in a townhouse and quickly spread to seven row homes. One 17 year old boy was flown to CHOP after jumping out of a window to escape the fire.Another resident was sent to Mercy Suburban Hospital.  No word on the extent of the injuries.

Philadelphia Red Cross set up a reception center at Carver Center to help the displaced residents with food, lodging, and winter clothes.

 

 

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