Saturday, July 18, 2015

One Person Killed in Fire in New Castle Township Saturday Morning

One person has reportedly died Saturday morning in a structure fire in New Castle Township.

Emergency personnel were called to 321 Chestnut Street, Arnots near St. Clair just after 6:30am for a structure fire with possible entrapment.

One person has been reported to have died in the fire.

Neighbors stated two dogs ran from the home, a beagle and a border collie.  A 3rd dog reportedly died in the fire.

Crews from Saint Clair and Pottsville were called to the scene to fight the fire.

UPDATE:  (12:30pm) - Officials have released that Mildred Reedy, 61, died in Saturday morning's fire.

Link to photos from Fire & Film

An elderly female perished in a house fire in New Castle Twp. in Arnots Addition around 6:30 this morning. Crews from...
Posted by Fire & Film on Saturday, July 18, 2015

320 Chestnut Street New Castle township from earlier today. WSF with entrapment.
Posted by Firewire Schuylkill County on Saturday, July 18, 2015