Seventh Street fire

Firefighters from throughout the region converged to battle a blaze on the corner of Seventh and Willow streets in Shamokin Tuesday evening.

SHAMOKIN — A fire at 50 W. Willow St. could be seen from miles away Tuesday evening as firefighters from throughout the region battled the blaze.

Shamokin Police Chief Darwin Tobias III said the elderly couple who resided in the home were safely evacuated through the efforts of neighbors and police.

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