Three people are in the hospital after a house fire tore through a home in the Burholme section of Philadelphia Tuesday night,  6ABC reported.

Firefighters received the call to respond to a blaze at 8:30 p.m. on the 1100 block of Napfle Avenue. The fire reportedly took a half-hour to control.

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According to Maria Layne, 32, who lives in the house, the fire began in the living room when everyone was getting ready for bed. She told her 5-year-old son and boyfriend were also in the house but escaped unharmed. 

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