By: KDKA-TV News Staff
SALEM TOWNSHIP (KDKA) – A man and a woman were pronounced dead after being found in a home that caught fire in Salem Township on Sunday morning.READ MORE: Online Presentation Honors Martin Luther King Jr.'s Legacy
According to the Westmoreland County Coroner’s office, witnesses called 911 when a home on State Route 819 was on fire and when firefighters arrived on the scene, the home was fully involved.READ MORE: Live Winter Storm Tracker: Winter Storm Blankets Pittsburgh Region With Heavy Snowfall
Firefighters found the bodies of 57-year-old David Staats and 84-year-old Helena Staats inside the home.
The coroner pronounced both dead at the scene.MORE NEWS: Beloved North Huntingdon McDonald's Employee Ruth Shuster Dies At Age 100
The Pennsylvania State Police Fire Marshal is investigating.