(POTTSVILLE, Pa.) — A deadly house fire that broke out overnight in eastern Pennsylvania has claimed the lives of six people, according to police.
Four of the victims were children, ages 2, 3, 7 and 8, ABC News affiliate WNEP-TV reports.
Five firefighters were also injured battling the fire that started in the Pottsville home late Sunday night. Their injuries were minor, WNEP says.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.
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