House destroyed in Franklin Township


FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, Pa. - Authorities said flames destroyed a Beaver County home Tuesday afternoon.

The blaze was reported around 3:30 p.m. at a home at the intersection of Frances Street and Stiefel Avenue in Franklin Township.

Firefighters said a woman and her two children live at the home, but they weren’t home at the time.

Crews from nearby Lawrence County were also called in to help fight the flames because it was a difficult fight.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.