Fire damages barn
CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - A large barn on Warm Spring Road was heavily damaged by fire late Friday, according to Franklin Fire Company officials.
The fire was reported at 11:30 p.m. Friday. The cause and damage estimates were unknown Saturday.
Firefighters from Franklin were joined by tankers and personnel from Marion, St. Thomas, Chambersburg, New Franklin, Greencastle, Fayetteville and Mercersburg.
Firefighters left the scene at 2:30 a.m. Saturday.
Electrical problem apparent cause of fire
CHARLES TOWN, W.Va. - Firefighters saved two dogs and six cats from a burning house at 534 E. Washington St. Saturday afternoon in a blaze blamed on an apparent electrical problem.
"We believe it started in an upstairs bedroom around an electrical outlet,'' said Chief Ed Smith of Independent Fire Company.
Firefighters from Citizens were also on the 1:14 p.m. call, Smith said.
No one was home at the time of the fire but the pets, all of which were rescued unharmed.