Firefighters worked to extinguish an early morning blaze Tuesday, July 30, 2019, involving approximately 10 row homes in Shamokin's Fifth Ward. The Northumberland County Coroner’s Office was dispatched to the scene. First responders arrived about 5:45 a.m. to the unit block of North Franklin Street for a reported structure fire with entrapment. Initial reports were for two people trapped inside a home. One male was taken by ambulance from the scene.