AMBLER, Pa. – The proprietor of an Ambler car restore shop was hurt in a a few-alarm fireplace that torched the garage on Thursday morning.
The devastating blaze sparked inside of Ebner Auto’s on Main Street in Ambler someday all around 10 a.m., according to firefighters.
Main Jay Leadbeater from the Wissahickon Hearth Corporation advised reporters that firefighters battled flames in the again of the developing for 20 minutes just before the fireplace turned raging.
A 3rd alarm was struck fewer than an hour into the combat, and responding crews pulled drinking water from the Wissahickon Creek which impacted SEPTA solutions.
FOX 29’s Marcus Espinoza reviews the owner of the garage was taken to a close by healthcare facility for analysis, but is expected to be okay.
Leadbeater mentioned the fireplace was positioned beneath regulate all-around 2:30 p.m. The garage and a nearby two-tale framework are thought of a overall decline.
Two other close by organizations sustained negligible smoke problems.
Fire investigators have not said what caused the hearth to begin.
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