CHARLESTON, WV (LOOTPRESS) – Two people were killed in a weekend house fire in Dupont City.
The fire occurred on Sunday, Feb. 4, around 3:45 a.m. Responding firefighters to the scene, located on Holbrook Road, just outside of Belle, pulled the two victims from the home, but they were both pronounced dead at the scene.
The victims are a 74-year-old male and a 69-year-old female. The victims were transported to the WV State Medical Examiner’s Office for autopsy and positive identification.
Investigators with the WV State Fire Marshal’s Office have ruled the fire as undetermined in a cause but most probably accidental.