The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

October 1, 2013

Blaze consumes vacant buildings this morning in Atlas


The Daily Item

— ATLAS – A fire swept through vacant buildings in the 100 block of Girard Street early this morning.

The alarms came in at about 2:58 a.m. today for the blaze at 149-151 Girard St., the News Item in Shamokin reports this morning.

The fire spread to an adjoining three-story building, and te roofs of both structures were on fire.

Area residents said the buildings have been vacant for about 20 years.

More information will be posted as it becomes available.