Fire in wall damages Armagh Township residence

MILROY – A fire was reported in the wall of a home at 50 Scent Lane, Armagh Township, Monday afternoon.

Mifflin County Communications received reports of smoke in the attic of the residence at 4:30 p.m.. Milroy Fire Company held command of the scene and Chief Jason Wolfgang said the fire was contained to one room. He also said the fire started in the wall and worked its way to the attic. Wolfgang continued saying he believed the damage was minor and that the family will not be displaced. He also said no injuries were reported. Milroy was assisted on the scene by Burnham, New Lancaster Valley, Junction fire companies and Milroy EMS.

A company from Snyder County also responded to the scene.