Two Dead in Sayre House Fire
Two people are dead in a house fire in Bradford County, Pennsylvania that was reported in the early morning hours of Sunday, November 6.
Several news outlets are reporting the blaze in the 400 block of Bensley Street at the corner of Robb Street in the Milltown neighborhood of Sayre broke out shortly after 4 a.m. Sunday, November 6.
Firefighters from several surrounding companies in Pennsylvania and neighboring New York State responded to the report of the home fully involved in flames.
In spite of an aggressive attack by firefighters, the building was destroyed with some accounts reporting only brick walls and part of the roof remaining.
The Bradford County Coroner has told reporters that the bodies of a male and a female were found inside the house after the fire was put out. The names and ages of the victims have not been disclosed.
Authorities say an autopsy has been scheduled and more information may be made public after the results of that examination is complete.
There has been no news release from the Pennsylvania State Police in Towanda, which normally conducts fire investigations in Bradford County.