Donora, Washington County, fire impacts 3 houses

Firefighters have responded to a multi-house fire in Donora Wednesday afternoon.Washington County dispatchers said three houses were on fire in the 100 block of Thompson Avenue. They said the call came in for the fire at 3:54 p.m.Sky 4, Pittsburgh’s only news helicopter, flew over the scene and saw smoke billowing out from the houses. Multiple fire departments were on the scene, working to put the fire out.A woman inside one of the houses on fire told Pittsburgh’s Action News 4 reporter Ava Rash that four people inside that house, including herself, were able to escape. Two animals, however, were killed.She said the fire started at the front of the house. The people in the house ran out the back after trying to throw water on the flames.Watch Sky 4 over the scene in the video below:Officials have not yet said if anyone has been injured in the fire. It is unclear how the fire might have started.Pittsburgh’s Action News 4 is at the scene working to learn more.This is a developing story. Stay with Pittsburgh’s Action News 4 for updates. Download the WTAE mobile app to stay connected with breaking news.

Firefighters have responded to a multi-house fire in Donora Wednesday afternoon.

Washington County dispatchers said three houses were on fire in the 100 block of Thompson Avenue. They said the call came in for the fire at 3:54 p.m.

Sky 4, Pittsburgh’s only news helicopter, flew over the scene and saw smoke billowing out from the houses. Multiple fire departments were on the scene, working to put the fire out.

A woman inside one of the houses on fire told Pittsburgh’s Action News 4 reporter Ava Rash that four people inside that house, including herself, were able to escape. Two animals, however, were killed.

She said the fire started at the front of the house. The people in the house ran out the back after trying to throw water on the flames.

Watch Sky 4 over the scene in the video below:

Officials have not yet said if anyone has been injured in the fire. It is unclear how the fire might have started.

Pittsburgh’s Action News 4 is at the scene working to learn more.

This is a developing story. Stay with Pittsburgh’s Action News 4 for updates. Download the WTAE mobile app to stay connected with breaking news.

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