Four Children, Two Adults Killed in Pennsylvania House Fire

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POTTSVILLE, Penn. (WHNT) -- Six people died in a house fire overnight in Pennsylvania. Four of the deceased are children.

The fire happened in Pottsville, PA, which is about 100 miles northwest of Philadelphia. According to WHNT News 19's sister station in Scranton, PA, WNEP, Investigators say the victims were all family members. The victims include children ages 2, 3, 7, and 8, along with their 30 year old father and the family's 26 year old sister-in-law. The mother of the family was not home at the time of the fire.

The cause of the fire is unknown.

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