Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Woman, child die in Levittown apartment fire in Bucks County


A woman and child were found inside an apartment building in the Levittown section of Bristol Township, Bucks County, after firefighters arrived to fight a fire there Monday evening, according to reports.

The child, 5, and the woman, both of whom were not immediately identified, reportedly suffered third-degree burns in the Bucks County blaze, the Bucks County Courier Times reported.

A cause of the fire was not immediately known and officials did not hold a press conference as of 7:30 p.m.

Check back for more details as they become available this evening. staff
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