03/08/12 Vacant Beaver Falls House Destroyed By Fire
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Location: Second Avenue Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania Beaver County
03/08/12 A vacant Beaver Falls duplex house was destroyed after a fire broke out in the structure shortly before 3 pm. According to Mark Stowe, Beaver Falls Fire Chief, the second floor was fully involved when firemen arrived. The roof and second floor eventually collapsed. The fire was knocked down in approximately 45 minutes but firemen remained on the scene for several hours. Chief Stowe went on to say that the building had been vacant for about 10 years. Beaver Falls firemen were able to contain the fire and keep it from spreading to nearby occupied homes.