Early morning explosion near Philadelphia

Fire crews have responded to a fire that has engulfed several row houses in Allentown.
0:50 | 10/20/19

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But first we move on. Breaking news, flames erupting in a Pennsylvania neighborhood. New video coming in from Allentown, north of Philadelphia. Firefighters are putting out hot spots as investigators figure out what happened. Stephanie Ramos is here with more. Good morning, Stephanie. Reporter: Eva, good morning. Officials tell ABC news the call came in around 3:00 this morning and, as you mentioned, in Allentown, Pennsylvania. Fire crews, they are responding to a major fire that has engulfed row houses, several row houses there. Flames shooting into the air, smoke billowing. There is a significant emergency response team that is there on the scene right now. There are also reports that this may have been a gas explosion. However, authorities are not confirming that yet. We do know that the gas company is there on the scene. At this hour, there have not been any reports of injues or deaths, but Dan, this is a situation we're closely monitoring. We are and let's hope it

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