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Pennsylvania Firefighters Respond to Fire in High-Rise for Seniors

Small fire at Leighton Elderly Apartments

 

(Leighton Fire Department photo, Facebook)

 

HighRise Ops Staff

LEIGHTON, Pennsylvania – Times News reports Leighton firefighters responded to a fire at the Leighton Elderly Apartments at 101 South First Street.

Firefighters extinguished a small fire according to Fire Chief Pat Mriss.

“Minor damage contained to area of stove,” Mriss said. “An occupant from another apartment used a fire extinguisher.”

There were no reported injuries.

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