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Route 422 reopened after house fire in Exeter

EXETER TWP., Pa. - A house fire closed the eastbound lanes of Route 422 in Exeter Township on Saturday.

The fire started shortly after 2:30 p.m. on the second floor of a two-story twin home at 361 East Baumstown Road.

Both lanes of Route 422 East were closed from Route 345 into Amity Township for about 45 minutes.

Crews cut a hole in the roof while battling the blaze, but no one was injured.

The investigation of the fire is ongoing.


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