Construction pipes catch fire in Dickson City

Dickson City, Lackawanna County (WBRE/WYOU-TV) More than 100 firefighters battled a brutal fire in Lackawanna County late Friday, early Saturday morning. 

The flames at Valvano Construction on Main Street could be seen from Interstate 81. Authorities tell Eyewitness News the fire broke out around 10:30 Friday evening. Large pile of utility piping for natural gas and water engulfed into flames. 

Officials say TSE Inc. owns the pipes. More than six departments around the county were on hand to try and put out the fire. It took crews and hour and half to contain the flames. State Police Fire Marshal were called to the scene.

This is a developing story. Stay with PAhomepage and Eyewitness news for updates.


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