Around 1250 pm UVFR was alerted along with Wilmerding Station 306 and Pitcairn RIT 230 for the report of a dwelling fire in the 300 block of Wall Ave in Wall.
Crews arrived to find a 2 1/2 story home with smoke and fire showing from the rear and extending into the second floor.
Because of the extent of the fire, the outside temperature, and the potential for other homes to catch fire, a second alarm assignment was added to the incident.
Crews made an aggressive attack and held the fire to the building of origin. The fire is under investigation by the Allegheny County Fire Marshall.
1st Alarm: 135, 306, 230RIT and EAPS
2nd Alarm: 213, 113, 192, 153, 294RIT