07/22/12 NC Fireman Rescued After Building Collapse
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Location: 100 Block of East Washington Street New Castle, Pennsylvania Lawrence County
07/22/12 A fireman was rescued from a burning building early this evening in downtown New Castle. The fire in the rear of a three-story brick building in the 100 block of E. Washington Street, immediately went to a general alarm with several adjoining townships assisting. The fireman became trapped after an internal collapse and was rescued by other firemen and New Castle City Police. He was taken to Jameson Hospital and his condition is not currently known. The rescue took place while an outside wall was threatning to collapse on the rescuers. Firemen were on the scene till almost midnight.