Philadelphia, PA House Fire, Nov 1980


Philadelphia, Pa. (UPI) - PAMELA HILL, 15, of Philadelphia, was killed and her sister was injured Sunday in a fire in their home.
MISS HILL was found dead in her second-floor bedroom at about 7 a.m.
Her sister, ASHRIE HILL, 16, was in good condition at Medical College of Pennsylvania after leaping to safety from another second floor bedroom.
The girls' mother, Liamae Hill, 37, escaped unharmed from the first floor.
Police said the one-alarm blaze was started by a space heater in the living room at 6:44 a.m. The house was badly damaged in the fire.

Tyrone Daily Herald Pennsylvania 1980-12-01