2011-03-17 / Local & State

Fire In Western PA Kills Woman, Child

LAKE CITY, Pa. (AP) – Authorities in western Pennsylvania say a woman and child have died in an early morning house fire.

Emergency officials in Erie County say the blaze in Fairview Township was reported at 3:19 a.m. Saturday, and the flames were not brought under control until 5 a.m.

Officials say the bodies of a woman and child were found. Their names have not been released.

A fire marshal was called to the scene to investigate the cause of the blaze.

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