Police: Man, 74, is fire victim
State police at Lykens said March 2 that a weekend fire in the Elizabethville area has claimed the life of a 74-year-old man.
In a news release, police said firefighters were dispatched for a report of a structure fire on Railroad Drive at about 11:28 p.m. Feb. 27.
On arrival, crews found the structure to be fully engulfed. The fire was extinguished, and the victim was discovered. The next-of-kin has been notified.
The investigation is ongoing, police said in the release.