UPDATED: Crews Battle Horsham Blaze

A fire in a three-story building broke out Tuesday afternoon.

Fire officials from multiple departments worked to extinguish a two-alarm fire which broke out shortly before 12:30 p.m. Tuesday. 

Situated at Horsham and Lower State roads in Horsham Township, heavy fire was pouring from the roof of a building still under construction. 

No injuries were reported, but firefighters were monitored due to Tuesday's high temperatures. The fire was placed under control just before 2 p.m., officials said. 

J.D. Brooke of Philly Fire News, said a portion of Horsham Road was closed while firefighters worked to knock down the fire that he said started in the attic area of the building and quickly spread to the roof. 

Patch will update this story as more information becomes available. 


Sharon July 24, 2012 at 05:43 PM
That is the new Senior Living Center they are building
Joe Orlando July 24, 2012 at 06:34 PM
Was anyone injured? Were/ are there any road closures?
Theresa Katalinas July 24, 2012 at 07:16 PM
Joe, I am trying to find out answers to those questions and will update the story once I know more.
HarleyGirl04 July 24, 2012 at 08:56 PM
Not sure if anyone was hurt but Horsham Road was detoured at Kenas ave.
Theresa Katalinas July 24, 2012 at 09:26 PM
Joe and all, The story has been updated. No injuries.


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