Saturday, November 28, 2015

UPDATED: Merion Station house engulfed in fire, smoke

UPDATE 11:42 a.m.: The fire is reportedly under control.

UPDATED: Merion Station house engulfed in fire, smoke


UPDATE 11:42 a.m.: The fire is reportedly under control.

Lower Merion Township firefighters were called to 545 Greystone Road in Merion Station around 9:30 a.m. to put out a two-alarm fire.

Reports said the rear of the house was engulfed by a possible basement fire. Flame and smoke engulfed the first and second floors as well. 

Nearby Bala Cynwyd's Union Fire Associaton and an ambulance from Narberth were among the units initially deployed. By 10:30, companies from Belmont Hills, Bryn Mawr, Gladwyne and Narberth arrived on scene along with Lower Merion Police and Fire Command.

Reports say the house's occupants are out of the house. 

Stay tuned to and Neighbors Main Line for updates. 

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Josh Fernandez is a 2011 graduate of Temple University where he studied journalism and gender studies. He was a writer and editor for The Temple News, and has interned at Philadelphia City Paper and the Philadelphia Daily News. Josh lived in Aston, Pa. in Delaware County before moving to University City in Philadelphia.

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