Fire Breaks Out Overnight At Vacant McKeesport House

McKEESPORT (KDKA) — A fire at a vacant home in McKeesport kept crews busy overnight.

Emergency officials say the blaze broke out just before 3 a.m. in the 3200-block of Stewart Street.

According to the McKeesport fire chief, a firefighter was taken to a local hospital to be checked over after fighting the blaze. Officials say he had been ill and was looked over as a precaution.

He was released a short time later.

No other injuries were reported, and there is no word yet on what sparked the blaze.

Stay with KDKA for the latest details.

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