The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

February 17, 2013

Upper Augusta house fire under control, response continues

By Evamarie Socha
The Daily Item

— UPPER AUGUSTA TWP. -- No injuries were reported from a Sunday afternoon structure fire at 183 Red Fox Lane in Upper Augusta Township, Northumberland County, first responders said.

Fire officials had the fire under control despite high winds whipping through the Valley. They got the call for the fire about 1:45 p.m. and remained at the scene as of 3:15 p.m.

Firefighters said the fire is believed to have started in a furnace in the basement. Damage estimates as well as other details are to come.