Fire Damages Former School in Northumberland County

By Jayne Ann Bugda |, Valerie Tysanner |

Published 06/18 2014 07:52PM

Updated 06/18 2014 07:55PM

Marion Heights, Northumberland County- The historic St. Mary's Roman Catholic School in Northumberland County is in ruins.

  On Tuesday night- a fire ripped through the former school in Marion Heights.
  Neighbors watched as the building was consumed by flames.
  Hot embers were shooting across the street and landed on roofs and in pools.
  Fire crews say building has been vacant for years.
  The cause is under investigation-
The building was last used as a school in 1960.

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