Investigators believe heat from fireplace caused McCandless apartment fire


McCANDLESS, Pa. - Firefighters quickly responded to a blaze inside a McCandless apartment building Tuesday morning.

The flames were reported about 8:30 a.m. in a home above a window and kitchen specialist company on Duncan Avenue.

Investigators said they believe heat from a fireplace caused furniture to catch on fire.

Crews quickly got the flames under control and no injuries were reported.