DuBois Weather

No one reported injured following a house fire in Punxsutawney

Punxsutawney — No one was hurt when a Punxsutawney house was destroyed by fire Tuesday afternoon.

Jefferson County emergency dispatchers say the fire was reported at 2pm in the 500 block of Sutton Street.

The family who lived in the two-story home were reportedly able to escape unharmed, and they are being assisted by the Red Cross.

The cause of the blaze is unknown at this time, but fire officials say a state police fire marshal will be investigating.

Fire fighting crews from Punxsutawney, Reynoldsville and Brookville responded to the scene.