27 March 2023
36 calls came into @phillypolice 911 call center within three minutes between 6:36am-6:39am reporting fire at 869 North 23rd Street. City of Philadelphia says "first call came in at 6:36:28 & was answered immediately." @PhillyFireDept "enroute at 6:38:27" @FOX29philly
Smoke alarms that are properly installed and maintained save lives. Here's how often to check them, where to install them in the house and more
77 year old man shot in the head is Philadelphia's latest homicide victim. 77 years old. @PhillyPolice say he found dead inside home at 1740 West Allegheny Ave near Christi Rey High School in Upper North Philadelphia just past noon today @FOX29philly
House fire in Westmoreland County leaves at least one person dead
At least four smoke detectors in the Philadelphia building where 13 people died on Wednesday did not go off, the fire department said. The authorities said there were 26 people in the two-unit rowhouse, which the Philadelphia Housing Authority owned
The coroner has been called to a house fire in Westmoreland County
Philadelphia fire kills at least 13, including 7 children. They warned the numbers could grow as firefighters inspected the rowhome, where officials said 26 people had been staying.
13 killed, including 7 children, in large Philadelphia house fire
Here's a closer angle. Part of the roof has collapsed. Dozens of fire crews here on scene from throughout the region
7 children among at least 13 dead after duplex fire in Fairmount section of Philadelphia in the 800 block of N. 23rd Street
Multiple crews on scene of a large house fire in Mt. Pleasant Township. Home is on Arbor Lane. You can see flames still coming from the roof
Four smoke alarms were found inside but none working. At least of people lived inside. Of the 13 who died, seven were children, according to the Phila. Fire. Dept
"Losing so many kids is devastating." @PhillyMayor calls deadly fire "one of worst days in city's history." 13 dead, including 7 children
7 of the 13 Dead are children. 8 people lived on first floor unit. 18 people in 2nd and 3rd floor unit. Property was PHA home with no working smoke detectors. Fire dept says "tremendous amount of people to be living in a duplex"
7 children among the 13 dead
The @PhillyMayor begins the news conference saying, "losing so many kids is just devastating
Viewer video shows fire crews on the scene of the row house fire in Fairmount that has claimed the lives of 13 people
Sound of sirens & screams at the fire scene here at 23rd and Ogden Street ⁦@FOX29philly⁩
At least 13 fatalities from a fire in a Philadelphia rowhome converted into apartments owned by the city's public housing authority
VIDEO: Neighbor from across 23rd Street after "I woke up to blood curdling screams after 6am" Flames on 2nd floor first, confirm what sources tell FOX 29 News that fire started on 2nd floor & went up to 3rd floor killing 13 people Two critical @fox29philly
At least 8 people dead after row house fire in Fairmount section of Philadelphia
Philadelphia city government source tells FOX29 News here on scene fire with 13 dead happened in Philadelphia Housing Authority home at 23rd and Ogden ⁦@FOX29philly⁩
Fatal fire has many streets blocked off in the area of 23rd and Brown just a few blocks away from eastern state penitentiary
Two critical but "stable" now at hospital Child and adult who survived fire that has killed 13 here "fire started on 2nd floor around 6am, house had working smoke detectors too. Several kids among victims." @PhillyPolice source tells FOX29 News @FOX29philly
Scene outside a fatal rowhouse fire in the 800 block of N. 23rd St in the Fairmount section. Police and Fire are waiting to make a formal announcement in terms of fatalities
BULLETIN: AT LEAST 13 DEAD TWO MORE CRITICAL IN PHILADELPHIA FIRE Sources in @PhillyFireDept and @phillypolice tell here on scene 23rd and Ogden Streets @FOX29philly
@PhillyPolice on scene of 20 vehicle pile-up, @SEPTA bus among the vehicles involved officers tell FOX29 News, on Passyunk Ave bridge near refinery. Police have it shut down going toward airport @BobKellyFOX29 @FOX29philly
A 33-year-old man was critically injured after he was shot seven times in West Philadelphia, police say
Woman shot and killed in Philadelphia home, daughter finds body
Police say the victim's daughter found the woman's body in a bedroom on the 1800 block of North Taney Street
Police remain on 1900 block of S Bancroft St in South Philly. A SWAT officer shot a man to death after police say he fired shots at them as they tried to serve an arrest warrant for an earlier report of a domestic incident involving a gun
York police investigating shooting at restaurant that left 1 person dead at Asian Best Restaurant on the 1st block of North Penn Street
Philadelphia police say a man wanted on an arrest warrant was shot and killed by a SWAT officer after the suspect first opened fire on officers
Armed suspect killed by police after firing shots at Philadelphia SWAT officers: Officials
Philadelphia police are investigating an officer involved shooting in South Philadelphia that left one man dead. Several shots were fired. Incident began as a domestic dispute this AM that later called for SWAT involvement this evening
Philadelphia police say a 38-year-old man was killed near the intersection of Broad Street and Susquehanna Avenue on Monday as he struggled with a robbery suspect
The Leechburg police chief said the threat was received by several students even though there was no intended target
A 38-year-old Lyft driver shot two men during a carjacking in West Philadelphia, police say
2/3 "Pipes incased in asbestos" were leaking in the firehouse near @PhillyFireDept living quarters&restroom presenting danger to the firefighters so city officials moved Engine 41 miles away to firehouse on Belmont Ave & Ladder 24 to firehouse on Chestnut Street @FOX29philly
Philadelphia police are investigating a double shooting in Lawncrest that claimed the life of a woman and injured her 17-year-old son
The shooting occurred just after 2:30 p.m. on the 1400 block of Market Street, according to Delaware County Criminal Investigation Chief James Nolan. Found dead at the scene from a gunshot wound to the back was Nasir Allen, Nolan said
Philadelphia police are investigating a double shooting in Lawncrest that claimed the life of a woman and injured her 17-year-old son
Latest carjacking gets two carjackers shot by ⁦@lyft⁩ driver who had female passenger in backseat of his Infiniti before 3pm @phillypolice tell FOX29 News, near Fairmount Park 4100 Poplar. Two persons in Honda "intentionally rear end Infinti TWICE." 1/2 ⁦@FOX29philly⁩
Guy took into custody after shooting 2 people, leaving one woman dead
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