CARBONDALE — A fire that damaged two homes in Carbondale early Friday morning has been ruled arson.
A State Police fire marshal says the fire was set shortly before 3:30 a.m. in or near a structure that sat between homes on 8th Avenue and Wayne Street.
The flames spread to a double block home on 8th Avenue and a home on Wayne Street.
The people living in the home on 8th Avenue were woken up by neighbors.
Another neighbor helped a resident of the home on Wayne Street get to safety from a porch roof.
If you have information about who might have set Friday morning’s fire in Carbondale, call Carbondale Police at (570) 342-9111 or State Police at (570) 253-7126.