posted on December 13, 2010 12:48
A house fire early this afternoon on Angling Road in East Pembroke, between Read Road and Church Street.
UPDATE: 12:50p.m. Officials declared the fire was out
Several volunteer fire companies responded to the scene.
Firefighters were told the occupants of the house safely escaped.
At one point during the initial stages of the blaze, firemen were told to get out of the interior of the building as the floor was beginning to collapse. The first pieces of fire fighting equipment began to respond just before 12:30 this afternoon.