Fire rips through York County business

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Fire breaks at a Delta Pizza shop in Delta, York County. It happened at the Delta Pizza Restaurant around 1:00 this morning. One firefighter suffered minor injuries and is expected to be ok. The shop had residences living on top of it  they all escaped unharmed. There’s no word yet on the cause of the fire. Stay with Fox43 News for the latest information.

UPDATE:

Cleanup is underway after fire damages a pizza shop , and the apartments above it in York County early this morning. One firefighter was hurt but those living above the restaurant were able to get out ok. One of the firefighters today not only had to battle the flames but a personal connection as well. The injured firefighter was one firefighter’s fiancé.

“ It was tough to know that happens you still have to go on. You have to take care of it. She was in extremely good hands,” says  Jeff Petty,  Assistant Chief, Delta-Cardiff Volunteer Fire Company

The fire started around 1:30 Wednesday morning. Firefighters having to pull out at one point as the roof collapsed.

People living above the restaurant all got out ok, but the real damage here will be the memories lost at this family restaurant.

“ It`s a bad one it will have a huge impact on the town – with it being a town business that everyone visits it will be a huge effect on the town,” says Petty

A cause of the fire has not been determined.

1 Comment

  • Kate Miller

    I grew up at 400 Main Street in Delta. My dad is a part of the Delta Committee Board and this is a very sad thing to happen to a Pizza shop that we love, like family. I hope they are able to rebuild and provide those wonderful memories for our children to come. Please find support for this wonderful shop!! The owners are the most wonderful people you could ever meet and they are always so generous to the Delta community. This small town has struggled to maintain businesses and losing Delta Pizza would be tragic for this town. The owner had made a recreation room in the basement of the shop so that teenage kids could spend their time there playing pool and hanging out instead of doing illegal actions/drugs. Every Halloween this shop hands out pizza samples and candy… to loose this shop now, at this time, is very sad! I pray for Sal and his family that they are able to recover from this devastation to their family business and hopefully rebuild! They have my support!!!

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