An elderly man died today in a house fire in McKeesport early this morning.
The body of the victim, identified as Robert Gaska, 87, was found in the basement of his at 421 Archer St., according to the Allegheny County Medical Examiner's office.
The fire was initially reported at 5:38 a.m. The county fire marshal is investigating, according to a shift supervisor at the 911 center.
No further details were immediately available.
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