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Fire at Harrisburg apartment building being investigated as arson case

The fire was reported around 8 a.m. on the 200 block of Hummel Street
Credit: Tristan White/FOX43
Fire crews on the scene of a fire on the 200 block of Hummel St., Harrisburg

HARRISBURG, Pa. — A Tuesday morning fire at a Harrisburg apartment building is being investigated as an arson case, Harrisburg Fire Chief Brian Enterline confirmed Tuesday afternoon.

The fire displaced six people and caused an estimated $150,000 in damage, Enterline said.

It was reported at 7:42 a.m. at an apartment building on the 200 block of Hummel Street. 

The fire was contained by about 8:45 a.m. No one was injured.

Enterline said one side of the duplex was burned. The fire was intentionally set and is being investigated as an arson, he added.