Fire in West Virginia Home Kills Two

CROSS LANES– A West Virginia fire marshal investigator says a couple died in a house fire in Kanawha County.

Media outlets report the fire broke out early Thursday in Cross Lanes.

Investigator Tim Chastain says the cause of the fire remains under investigation.

County emergency management officials identified the victims as William and Elfriede Wade. Both were 85.

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