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Firefighters battle 2-alarm fire in Reading

Published On: Nov 12 2012 05:54:04 PM CST
Updated On: Nov 13 2012 05:33:36 AM CST

Firefighters battle 2-alarm fire in Reading

READING, Pa. -

Crews in Reading had their hands full Monday night with a two-alarm fire at a rowhome.

It broke out at around 6:30 p.m. in the 1300 block of Mulberry Street.

Firefighters quickly contained the fire but officials said the building sustained water and smoke damage.

Two firefighters suffered minor injuries, but were treated at the scene.

Officials believe the fire was accidental.

The Red Cross has stepped in to help those affected by the fire.