Fire guts house near Berwick

Last updated: March 23, 2014 - 2:20pm

Firefighters battle a blaze at 127 First Ave. in Briar Creek Sunday afternoon as flames pour from the gasoline tank on this minivan in the driveway of the home. (Press Enterprise/Keith Haupt)
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