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PENN HILLS, Pa. (KDKA) – An elderly couple was confirmed dead by the fire marshal after a house fire on Beulah Road in Penn Hills on Saturday.

penn hills fire Two Confirmed Dead In Penn Hills House Fire

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Emergency personnel responded to the kitchen fire in the home around 10 a.m. on Saturday, Penn Hills Fire Marshal Chuck Miller said

The victims were 95-year-old Marianne Frost and 96-year-old Leslie Frost. Miller said they were overcome by the smoke during the the blaze that started while they were cooking.

penn hills fire2 Two Confirmed Dead In Penn Hills House Fire

Photo Credit: Tim Lawson/KDKA