GIRARD, PA - Shortly after 6:00 PM, calls came out for a reported structure fire. Crews arrived on scene and immediately called for additional support as they reported four outside walls were on fire. Cold temperatures made the battle tough as a three fire hydrants froze due to the cold temperatures. Multiple tanker trucks were called in to bring in additional water if needed.

In all, 8 volunteer fire departments were on scene battling this blaze. A.F. Dobler Hose & Ladder Co. Lake City Fire Company Lake Shore Fire Department Springfield Vol. Fire Dept. Albion Volunteer Fire Department #62 Cranesville Volunteer Fire Department Platea Volunteer Fire Company Fairview Fire and Rescue

Crews were still on scene as of 8:30 PM working to put out hotspots. It is unclear if the residents were on scene at the time of the fire.

Thoughts and prayers to the affected family especially during these uncertain times.