The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

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January 23, 2013

Fire department: Two die during house blaze


A house fire in Summersville left two people dead Monday, according to Summersville Fire Department.

The call came in around 3:30 p.m. and when fire crews arrived, the single story home was already fully engulfed.

The West Virginia Fire Marshal has ruled that the fire was accidental, but further information has not yet been released, according to Lt. Michael Osborne.

Craigsville, Wilderness, and Richwood Fire Departments also responded to the scene.

The names of the victims have not yet been released.


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