WEST DEER (KDKA) – One person was killed when a trailer caught fire in West Deer Township early Sunday morning.
Authorities say a trailer on Crest View Drive went up in flames.READ MORE: Suspect In Custody After Woman Killed, Man Injured In Kennedy Twp. Shooting
Pictures from the scene show very little left, except for some supporting beams.
Officials say a man was killed in the fire. He has since been identified as 85-year-old Ernest Geer. He died of acute fumes and smoke inhalation.READ MORE: Police Searching For 65-Year-Old Missing Man Nicholas Ciccone Last Seen Around Coraopolis
It’s unclear how the fire initially started.
The fire marshal is investigating.
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