Elderly man rescued from burning house

Last updated: March 21, 2014 - 2:51pm


Berwick firefighters knocked down a kitchen blaze at this home on Fairview Ave in the Borough Friday morning.
BERWICK — A couple of good Samaritans rescued an 85-year-old man from his burning house after the man fell asleep while cooking. Tim Shires, 53,...

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MAHONING TWP. — Police launched an intense search of Mahoning Township after a man brought to the police station to be fingerprinted fled around noontime Thursday.

Within an hour...

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BERWICK — A 79-year-old woman had to be coaxed from her Lasalle Street home after a dryer started burning Wednesday afternoon, neighbors said.

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