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Multiple Fire Departments Respond to House Fire in Leeper

Wednesday, August 5, 2020 @ 02:08 PM

Posted by Andrew Bundy

160E9821-EBB0-4004-BE48-346FD82D267CLEEPER, Pa. (EYT) – A house fire in Leeper startled residents early Friday morning with sounds that may have been explosions.

(Photo by Dave Cyphert of ProPoint Media Photography.)

At 8:30 a.m., Clarion County 9-1-1 received a call for a house fire at 83 Haggerty Drive, in Leeper, Farmington Township. The caller said the fire started on a couch inside the home.


Explosions heard around the time of the fire may have been from oxygen or propane tanks, according to a representative of Clarion County 9-1-1.

Firefighters from Farmington Township, Washington Township, Marienville, Shippenville, Clarion, and Sigel Fire Departments responded. Clarion Hospital Emergency Medical Services assisted at the scene.

The scene was cleared at 12:12 p.m.

No injuries were reported.

The extent of the damages to the house is unknown at this time.




Photo by Autumn Anderson.

Photo by Autumn Anderson.

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