No injuries were reported in a fire that reportedly started in the basement of a West End home.
Firefighters responded to a report of a building fire shortly before 9 a.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 4, in the 900 block of West Lafayette Street. Initial reports gave the affected address as 924 West Lafayette, but the fire was actually located a few doors down at 928 West Lafayette. According to The Times Herald, units from Jefferson, Norriton, Plymouth and Whitpain fire companies joined the Norristown Fire Department to quickly dispatch a fire that started in the basement of the home. No injuries were reported in the incident and a cause of the fire has yet to be determined. Norristown Patch will update this story as more information becomes available. Thanks to Facebook user Ni CK for the submitted photo. See the short video clip here.