NCCC dispatched a working structure fire with entrapment at the intersection of East Lincoln Street. and North Liberty Street, Shamokin across the street from the Rescue Fire Company.
The fire was confirmed to be on the upper floors of an apartment building at 142 East Lincoln Street. This blaze spread to the neighboring buildings.
Assistant Fire Chief Stephen Jeffery confirmed that “all occupants made it out of the structure” No working smoke detectors were found in the building.
The Red Cross is assisting over a dozen individuals that have been displaced at this time.
At least a dozen people need new places to stay after a big fire in Northumberland County.
Several Fire Fighters were evaluated on scene.
Over a dozen residence have been displaced by this fire.