Fire Closes Hallmark Store At Pittsburgh Mills

FRAZER (KDKA) – The Hallmark Gold Crown store at the Galleria at Pittsburgh Mills is closed today after a small fire early Saturday morning.

According to our news partners at the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, the fire started in a cabinet behind the cash register around 1 a.m.

Most of the damaged suffered by the store was caused by the store’s sprinkler system.

The fire marshal has been called to investigate.

The rest of the mall is open.


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  • Tim

    OMG the fire sprinkler did its job. It would be a much better sotry if it said fire at local mall kills ppl. Give me a break!
    Fire sprinklers WORK!!!!!!

    • Nikki

      The local paper reports that the fire started around the cash register. I think that is more of the story. Why would there be a small fire around 1am when the workers should have been out of there several hours earlier. It sounds fishy to me.

  • Nick59

    Sprinklers work but only when properly maintained and I can tell you from experience many are not. They require regular inspections ,flushing s and making sure corrosion is not building in the pipes etc.

    that mall is only 10 or so years old they had a fire in the downtown Kaufman’s/Macy in a window and the sprinklers did not come on.about 5 years ago

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