Thursday, May 9, 2024

Home Destroyed By Fire in Valley View

A home was destroyed by fire Thursday morning in Valley View.

Just after 9:00am, emergency personnel were dispatched to 1030 West Maple Street, Hegins for a report of a house fire. 

As the first firefighters arrived on scene, a working fire was advised as fire was blowing from the front of the single house.

As of 10:45am, firefighters were still fighting active fire.  Units from all around Schuylkill County have been called to the scene.

All occupants of the home escaped.  Early on, a dog was reported to be in the home, but no details were available if the dog was rescued.

We will have more information as it becomes available.