Fire displaces 6 people in Newberry Township

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Six people are displaced after fire tore through their York County home early Saturday morning. Flames broke out shortly before 6 a.m. at home located along the 1100 block of Cly Road in Newberry Township.

Five adults and a child were able to safely escape. One person was taken to the hospital for a medical condition unrelated to the fire.

The fire started on the second floor of the home and was caused by an electric space heater.

Firefighters rescued a python, two cats and a dog from the burning home.

The Red Cross is assisting the family with food, clothing and shelter.