Pitcairn vehicle fire considered suspicious

September 7, 2018

An overnight fire in Pitcairn is considered suspicious.

No one was hurt in the fire reported around 3:30 a.m. Monday in the 300 block of Broadway Boulevard, the Trib’s news partner, WPXI-TV, reported. Firefighters had the fire out in about 15 minutes.

The fire is believed to have started in a vehicle that was inside a garage. The garage door was closed, but unlocked, WPXI reported.

Some nearby apartment residents were evacuated because of the fire. They were being allowed back in their homes.

The vehicle had not moved in several years, and authorities were working to find its owner.

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