Firefighters were dispatched around 3:25 PM today (Tuesday, September 1, 2015) to 158 West Water Street in Lansford for a report of a dwelling fire. They arrived to see the home filled with smoke and its residents standing outside.
158 West Water Street is part of a duplex property.
On scene were American Fire Company No. 1 of Lansford, Coaldale Fire Company, Lansford Police, fire police and others.
Additional fire companies were dispatched but later canceled.
Officials added that the fire is still under investigation.