UPDATE: One person has died after a fire broke out at an apartment Sunday morning, according to the Elk County Coroner.

Elk County Coroner Michelle A. Muccio said that Timothy A. Beardsley died due to smoke inhalation and was pronounced dead at the scene by Elk County Chief Deputy Coroner Philip Hoh. Beardsley was the only occupant in an apartment of the building.

The manner of death has been ruled accidental.


ELK COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ)– The coroner was called to the scene of a fire that broke out Sunday morning in Saint Marys, according to Elk County Dispatch.

Details are limited but the crews got the call around 5 a.m. for the 100 block of Washington Street, according to dispatch.

The fire marshal was also called to the scene. For now, there is no word on what may have caused the fire.

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