ST. MARYS, ELK COUNTY - A fire that chased a family and their pets from their home has been ruled accidental.
State Police said it was caused by an electrical issue with a power strip.
The fire started in the finished attic of the house at 328 Walnut Street in St. Marys, Elk County.
That happened around 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 25.
Damage is estimated at about $60,000.