There was a fatal fire overnight on the 2200 block of Mulberry Lane in Lafayette Hill. According to news reports and a statement from the Whitemarsh Township Police Department, an elderly woman died during the fire. The Whitemarsh Township Fire Marshall and the Pennsylvania State Police Fire Marshall are investigating.
Tragic morning in Lafayette Hill. Whitemarsh Twp. Fire Marshal tells us an elderly woman died in a house fire on Mulberry Lane. Fire volume was so intense they could not get to her. They found her inside the front door. Live update at 7:30 on @FOX29philly #fox29goodday pic.twitter.com/1frvqHXNFf— Kelly Rule (@KellyRuleTV) February 2, 2019
Sad story to report on this chilly Saturday morning. Fire Marshall tells me an elderly woman has died in a house fire on the 2200 block of Mulberry Lane in Whitemarsh, PA. No working smoke alarms were found at the home. The fire is under control. No other injuries. @FOX29philly pic.twitter.com/Em04bEtRAh— Andrew Adamson (@AndrewDAdamson) February 2, 2019
Despite drastic efforts from a neighbor, an elderly woman and her dog were killed in an overnight house fire in Whitemarsh Township. https://t.co/oUWaQfFoVt— Action News on 6abc (@6abc) February 2, 2019