Mount Vernon blaze leaves 14 homeless
Fourteen people and three dogs were left homeless after a fire ripped through a house in Mount Vernon Thursday night.
Firefighters responded to 271 S. Second Ave. at 7:30 p.m. and arrived to find the house fully engulfed in flames.
The fire began on the building's first floor. Within a few minutes, flames had spread to the second floor, News12 reported. Firefighters broke the remaining...