UPDATE:Two Confirmed Dead in Nicholas County Fire

Local - 1/22/2013 1:01 AM by Courtney Rosemond








(Update 1/22):



SUMMERSVILLE- Two people are confirmed dead following a house fire outside of Summersville on Route 55.

It happened just after 3pm Monday, authorities say a man was bedridden in the house and another man entered the home to try to rescue him, neither one made it out.  Their identities have yet to be confirmed and the remains are being sent to the Medical Examiner's Office. The cause of the fire has not been determined but The Fire Marshal's Office will be investigating. There was also another neighbor who entered the home to try to help both victims but was unable to save them.  He was sent to the hospital with minor injuries.



(Original 1/21):



Two people are confirmed dead following a fire in outside of Summersville on Route 55. Investigators on scene have confirmed. Not much information is available at this time Stick with NewsWatch as the story develops.

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