Flames rip through home in Dauphin County

Damage left behind from house fire on Hoffer Street in Dauphin County

PENBROOK, DAUPHIN COUNTY, Pa. – The Penbrook Fire Chief says no one was injured after fire ripped through a home on the 2600 block of Hoffer Street.

Flames broke out just after 2:00 a.m., Thursday morning.

Upon arrival, firefighters say flames could be seen coming from the roof of the home.

They also say the smell of heavy smoke lingered for about 3 blocks.

The homeowner was at work at the time of the fire.

The cause is still under investigation.