Northeast Times

Fire claims two lives in Far Northeast home

Two men died in a fatal fire in a Far North­east home Sat­urday. The men, who were not named, said Capt. Clif­ford Gil­li­am, were be­lieved to be a 69-year-old man and his 32-year-old son. 

The fire in the cul-de-sac row house on the 12000 block of Sa­lina Place was re­por­ted at 9:07 a.m. Sat­urday, the cap­tain said, and fire­fight­ers ar­rived to see smoke at 9:10 a.m. The vic­tims were found in the home after the fire was un­der con­trol at 9:37 a.m., Gil­li­am said. The fire’s cause re­mains un­der in­vest­ig­a­tion, he said. ••

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