Crews battle fire at tire shop in Whitehall

WHITEHALL, Pa. — Crews battled a fire at a tire shop in Whitehall Sunday night.

The fire happened around 10 p.m. at the Factory Tire Outlet in the 2700 block of Route 51.

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Route 51 was shut down in both directions.

A Channel 11 photog who was at the scene found out one of the owners of the pizza shop across the street called 911 while the other owner rushed over with a fire extinguisher to help.