Officers Spot Smoke, Call In Firefighters

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SCRANTON -- Quick action by police officers helped put out a fire in Scranton.

Two Scranton police officers spotted smoke in the back of a building on North Main Avenue while they were driving by around 1:45 p.m. Tuesday.

They called firefighters who were able to quickly stop the flames on a back porch of an apartment in the rear of Bill's Sporting Goods.

No one was hurt and firefighters say the fire appears to be an accident. It's still under investigation.

5 comments

  • motmot

    were they just riding around???nothing to do???pick up a shovel and broom…going to lunch??? killing the city…
    were they overweight???can’t climb anymore…or on their way to their second full time job???let’s start volunteer fire protection…

      • Motmot

        Speaking of old grandad…he was a fireman, your dad was a fireman, now you…right???screwing the taxpayers through 3 generations…what do you do in your spare time???another full time job???you , my friend, are a parasite…

    • on the job

      your f@&king idiot !! sounds like you couldn’t get on the department….keep riding with the volley wackers !! or your just a stupid troll.

      • Motmot

        Way to use your 6th grade education …English and grammar wasn’t your best subject…probably excelled at lunch…

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