Five Injured In Morning Fire

House a total loss.
PUNXSUTAWNEY, JEFFERSON COUNTY - A home in Punxsutawney is completely destroyed and multiple people were sent to the hospital after an early morning fire.

Two people were flown to Pittsburgh because of injuries suffered in the blaze. The call came in early Saturday morning along Pine Street in Punxsutawney. The Punxsutawney Fire Chief says a total of five people were hospitalized and one person was forced to jump from a second story window to escape the flames. The Red Cross is assisting with the family that lived in the home. Firefighters that live across the street were first on the scene, but by the time trucks arrived the house was fully engulfed in flames.

The Fire Marshall is investigating the cause of the fire.
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