Fire damages bathroom at Philadelphia City Hall

    Firefighters have put out a small fire in a women’s bathroom on the third floor of Philadelphia’s City Hall.

    Executive Chief Richard Davison, a fire department spokesman, says the fire was reported shortly before 1 p.m. Thursday and was under control in about 10 minutes.

    More than 100 people had to be evacuated from the historic building while crews responded.

     

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    Davison says the fire caused minor damage and no one was hurt.

    The cause was not immediately known

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