Weirton fire under investigation

WEIRTON — An investigation is ongoing following a fatal house fire in the city early Sunday.

Units from Weirton, Steubenville, Follansbee, Hooverson Heights and Hanover Township, responded to a structure in the 4100 block of Washington Street just before 3:30 a.m.

While firefighters were able to save a dog, one resident was found dead inside the structure. Information about a possible source of the fire was not available, and the fire marshal is investigating.

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