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Officials: Lansford fire an arson investigation

Published On: Oct 20 2012 05:50:57 PM EDT   Updated On: Oct 20 2012 06:20:22 PM EDT

Police: Lansford fire arson


Officials in Carbon County said a fire that happened in the borough of Lansford is actually an arson.

It happened in the 300 block of West Patterson Street around 10:30pm Friday.

Police believe someone set this home's back porch on fire sometime around 10:30pm.


Heavy damage was done to the house, some neighboring houses suffered minor damage.

Officials said no one was hurt.

Lansford and State Police say an investigation is on-going.