Indiana County man, 76, dies after suffering burns in a house fire

Jeff Himler, Tribune-Review, Greensburg, Pa.
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Apr. 8—A 76-year-old Indiana County man who was burned in a residential fire on Sunday has died, according to state police.

Officials haven't released the name of the man. Police said he was flown to West Penn Hospital in Pittsburgh after suffering serious burns in a blaze that broke out just before 9 p.m. on Teak Street in the Green Township village of Starford.

He was alone in the home at the time of the fire, police said. No other injuries were reported.

A state police fire marshal is investigating.

Police said evidence at the scene indicates the fire was accidental.

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