2022 Philadelphia apartment fire

fatal apartment fire in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

On the morning of January 5, 2022, a fire happened at a row house-apartments in the Fairmount neighborhood of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Twelve people were killed, eight of them children. Two other people were injured. Eight others escaped unharmed.[1][2][3]


  1. El-Bawab, Nadine (January 5, 2022). "At least 13 dead in Philadelphia row house fire, including several children". ABC News. Retrieved January 5, 2022.
  2. Romine, Taylor; Murphy, Paul P.; Hanna, Jason (January 5, 2022). "13 dead, including 7 children, in Philadelphia fire at house converted into apartments, officials say". CNN. Retrieved January 5, 2022.
  3. Miller, Ryan W.; Williams, Damon C.; McGinnis, James (January 5, 2022). "'Tremendous loss of life': At least 13 dead, including 7 children, in Philadelphia apartment fire, official says". USA Today. Retrieved January 5, 2022.