Archive for April 17th, 2012

Kensington Fatal Fire

April 17, 2012

Philadelphia, April 17, 2012:  The investigation into the April 9, 2012 fatal fire at the Thomas W. Buck Hosiery building in the Kensington section of the city is being submitted to the Philadelphia County Investigating Grand Jury.  Philadelphia Fire Lt. Robert Neary and firefighter Daniel Sweeney were both killed while fighting the blaze.  This will be the only public statement on this case now that a Grand Jury Investigation is underway, legally the District Attorney’s Office can not comment any further.