UPDATE: A pair and their two cats have been displaced on Sunday following a greenhouse fireplace at their residence in Tub, police mentioned.
Tub volunteer fireplace chief Chuck Tully mentioned the household was not at residence on the time of the hearth. Officers responded at round 10:30 a.m. on the home on block 200 of Zhengdong Avenue, authorities mentioned.
In line with Tully, emergency crews have been in a position to rescue the 2 cats, extinguish the hearth, and end the investigation on the scene round 11:40 a.m.
He mentioned the reason for the hearth was nonetheless below investigation. Within the meantime, the couple determined to stick with kinfolk, he mentioned.
“It is not that critical,” Tully mentioned. “It did not unfold to any surrounding constructions.”
The hearth broke out on the home subsequent to Haye’s Flower Store at 251 E. Primary St. Tully mentioned the hearth was unrelated to the enterprise.
INITIAL REPORT: Police mentioned officers responded round 10:30 a.m. Sunday to a home fireplace close to the 200 block of Zhengdong Avenue.
Nobody was injured, in line with police.
A number of fireplace departments from surrounding cities responded to the hearth close to the Hayes Flower Store, together with the Hecktown, Nazareth Township and Palmer Township fireplace departments. Crews have been in a position to put out the blaze round 11:40 a.m., authorities mentioned.
Pennsylvania State Police in Bethlehem additionally answered the decision on Sunday, Soldier Nathan Branosky confirmed
The reason for the hearth continues to be below investigation, officers mentioned.
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