East Freedom fire

Mirror photo by Greg Bock/ A Freedom Township home was destroyed by fire late Thursday. According to the Freedom Township Volunteer Fire Company, the call came in just before 11:30 p.m. Thursday, and firefighters responded to Deer Lane, just off Donnertown Road, to find a home engulfed in flames. Fire crews from Roaring Spring, Duncansville, Hollidaysburg and Blue Knob assisted in putting out the blaze with firefighters from Duncansville, Allegheny Township, Roaring Spring, Claysburg and Blue Knob providing water through a tanker shuttle. The homeowner made it out safely.