Fire destroys home near Dornsife

DORNSIFE – Four people, including two children were able to escape from their burning home near Dornsife early Thursday morning. The News Item reports Frank Dipremo and his girlfriend Sue Hancock, and her two children were sleeping when the fire started around 1:15 a.m.

The home is a two-story rental located at 727 State Road in Little Mahanoy Township. The home was quickly engulfed in flames and destroyed. The News Item reports, Dipremo rents the home from Jamie Reed of Shamokin. The Red Cross is assisting the family. Firefighters from Trevorton and Herndon battled the blaze and no injuries were reported. (Ali Stevens)

Photo by Kind Kosmer Lenig

Photo by Kind Kosmer Lenig