PITTSBURGH (KDKA/AP) – One man died in a house fire in Armstrong County Saturday evening.
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Officials in Armstrong County say the blaze was reported in the residence in Applewold at about 6:41 p.m. Saturday.
Chief Mark Feeney of the East Franklin volunteer fire department said a woman and three children managed to escape, but the man went up to the second floor.READ MORE: Pittsburgh Police Officer Richard Howe Dies Of COVID-19 Complications, City Says
Rescue teams found him on the floor in a second-floor bedroom. He was taken to ACMH Hospital in Kittanning, where he was pronounced dead.
County coroner Brian Myers identified him as 42-year-old David Hozier of Applewold. An autopsy is planned.
The cause of the fire remains under investigation.Pa. Supreme Court Says Gun Rights Groups Can Sue Municipalities That Enact Gun Safety Laws In Violation Of State's Preemption Laws
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