PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Fire destroyed an apartment in Beltzhoover today.
It was located above a garage at the corner of Chalfont Street and Curtin Avenue.READ MORE: Pennsylvania Republicans Vote To Rebuke, Not Censure, Senator Pat Toomey Over Impeachment Vote
The building was destroyed.
The man who lives there wasn’t home. We’re told he was well-liked in the community.READ MORE: Pine-Richland School Board Delays Vote On In-Person Learning Plan As Group Holds Rally Outside Meeting
“I understand he had a family member that passed away, so he wasn’t in the area.
This gentleman, I understand, also is really well-liked in the community, he did a lot for the neighbors, so it’s a shame that he had to lose property today,” said Pittsburgh Fire Battalion Chief Bob Ciesielski.
At least two other buildings were damaged by the heat from the fire.
The cause is under investigation.MORE NEWS: Revolution Pipeline Back In Service Nearly 2.5 Years After Explosion In Beaver County
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