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Malfunctioning wood stove sparks fire in Berks

Published On: Dec 12 2013 07:45:36 AM EST

Stove causes fire in Hereford home


A fire caused by a malfunctioning stove was quickly knocked down by crews in Berks.

It broke out around around 9 p.m. at 11 Deer Hill Road in Hereford Township.

Officials say a wood stove malfunctioned, causing the fire.

No one was injured, but the home suffered some heat and smoke damage.

Two people were displaced.