Suit Corner Fire Is Under Control (Updated)
UPDATE [10:46 a.m.]: Dan McQuade reports that the fire has been declared under control by officials from the Philadelphia Fire Department. We’ll bring you more shortly.
UPDATE [10:30 a.m.]: Suit Corner in Old City is on fire at the moment.
CBSPhilly reports: “The fire broke out in the Suit Corner, on the southwest corner of Third and Market Streets, about 9:15am. The fire department declared it under control about 40 minutes later but then quickly struck a second alarm as the blaze flared up and consumed the building. One firefighter had to be taken to Jefferson University Hospital when he tripped over a hose line while battling the fire.”
— FOX 29 (@FOX29philly) April 9, 2014
— Philly Love Notes (@phillylovenotes) April 9, 2014
— Kylie Flett (@KylieLee83) April 9, 2014
OLD CITY! The Suit Corner building is on fire! Smoke everywhere. pic.twitter.com/0a83LOZ3IL
— Eric Smith (@ericsmithrocks) April 9, 2014
Smoke extending down 3rd street from shirt corner fire pic.twitter.com/7TGzCeTUvv
— Kevin McKenzie (@AmusingMyBouche) April 9, 2014