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Fire destroys Jim Thorpe home

  • Bernie Krebs photo

  • Bernie Krebs photo

  • Copyright Larry Neff/Special to the Times News

Published January 06. 2018 09:37AM

A home was destroyed by fire Saturday morning in Jim Thorpe.



The fire was first reported at 7:30 a.m. at 269 Summit Drive. When first responders arrived on scene they found the home fully involved in flames.


Firefighters were hampered by sub  freezing  temperatures and winds. The dwelling is located in a remote Glen Onoko Estates with very narrow roads.


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