Fire burns house

Last updated: October 25, 2013 - 3:17pm


Brian Nevel, right, watches as his son Carter, 3, exchanges a high-five with Jonathan Shannon, a volunteer with Espy Fire Co., while Cody Fronk, another volunteer, looks on. The firefighters had just finished dousing a blaze on Third Street in Mifflinville. Carter, who lives across the street, put on his firefighter's costume and came over to help. (Press Enterprise/Susan Schwartz)
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