Fire damages a home in Upper August Township
SUNBURY — A fire in the Sunbury area heavily damaged a home and left several people homeless. The 1:30pm blaze was reported along Red Fox Lane in Upper Augusta Township, Northumberland County. Fire fighter’s efforts were hampered by high winds. No injuries were reported and at 4pm, numerous pieces of apparatus were still on the scene. More information on that Sunbury area fire should be out later today.
Additionally, there was a damaging fire in Sunbury Saturday night, and the Red Cross is assisting one person left homeless by a fire this weekend in Mt. Carmel. That fire Saturday in the 400 block of E. Centre Street in Mt. Carmel, Northumberland County, was reported yesterday.