Fire at Edgewood Borough Duquesne Light building; Nearby buildings evacuated

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EDGEWOOD BOROUGH, Pa. —

A fire at the Duquesne Light building in Edgewood Borough prompted officials to evacuate nearby buildings Monday evening.

Fire crews responded to the two-alarm fire at the Walnut Street building after flames were reported in the building, which housed electrical equipment.

Power outages were reported in the area.

Crews got the fire under control shortly after 8 p.m.