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PENN HILLS (KDKA) — One person was found dead after a house fire in Penn Hills on Sunday morning.

The fire happened around 6:30 a.m. in the 1400 block of Homestead Road.

The Penn Hills No. 7 VFC says crews had to deal with a frozen hydrant, freezing temperatures and a sudden drop in water pressure while battling the fire.

After firefighters were able to put out the flames, an 82-year-old man was found dead inside the house.

The victim has not yet been identified.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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