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Fire damages funeral home in Sinking Spring

Published On: Aug 22 2014 10:13:08 AM EDT   Updated On: Aug 22 2014 04:34:24 PM EDT
Bean Funeral Home fire

Chad Blimlime/69 News


Firefighters have gotten control of a fire at a funeral home in Sinking Spring.

The fire was reported shortly before 10 a.m. at the Bean Funeral Home, 3825 Penn Ave.

Initial reports from the scene were that flames were coming from the roof of the building. Firefighters managed to make quick work of the blaze, containing much of it to a chimney, officials said.

Fire police were dispatched to direct traffic around the area because of the large number of fire apparatus on Penn Avenue.

There were no reports of injuries.

Investigators have not yet determined the cause of the fire.