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: AAA: Gas Prices In Western Pennsylvania Rise For 3rd Straight Week
The building was destroyed.
The man who lives there wasn’t home. We’re told he was well-liked in the community.READ MORE: Supply Chain Issues: 'There Really Are Problems Everywhere,' Even For Small Companies
“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: "There's Not A Booster With A Big Enough Blank Check"; Steelers Head Coach Mike Tomlin Shoots Down College Football Coaching Speculation
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