Two people died early today in a mobile home fire in Lawrence County.
The fire was reported at 2:12 a.m. along state Route 488 in Perry Township by a passerby, according to according to a state police news release.
When crews from the volunteer fire departments from Perry Township, Wurtemburg, Ellwood City and Franklin Township responded, they found the mobile home fully engulfed in flames. Two victims were discovered inside.
The victims have been identified as Phillip James Illig Sr., 49, and Jessica Lynn Morehouse, 28. Both lived at the mobile home address.