WEST SALEM TWP., Pa. (WKBN) – A Friday morning house fire in Mercer County started in the chimney, according to crews on the scene.
The fire started just before 9 a.m. in a house at Salem and Clarksville streets in West Salem Township.
The man who lived there was not home at the time.
Firefighters were able to rescue the dogs inside.
The fire started in the chimney but there is no word on the cause. The state fire investigator has been called to look into it.