Raging fire in Pennsylvania melts firefighter's ladder, leaving one injured

A firefighter was injured in a raging blaze in Kulpmont, a borough in Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, on Friday 2 July. The fire at 634 Pine Street was so severe that fire units from five counties were brought to the scene, amid a manpower shortage on a holiday weekend. During the fire, a ladder melted and there was a partial roof collapse, along with an interior floor being compromised. One firefighter was injured in the fire.

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