Fatal fire in Townsend

One person dies in a house fire in Townsend Saturday night.

The blaze broke out around 11 pm in the 700 block of Money Road.

One resident escaped and was taken to Christiana Hospital for treatment of smoke inhalation.

Firefighters found a second victim dead once the fire was extinguished.

The state fire marshal is investigating the cause of the fire.

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