Pennsylvania home killed 10 people, same family fire including 3 children was on front porch of Neskopec home Officials say it's possible.
Preliminary investigations suggested a fire broke out on the verandah around 2:30 am on Friday, according to his Lucerne County District Attorney, Sam Sanguedolce.
"According to the information I have, there was a fire and it was progressing so quickly that it was very difficult to escape," he said.
The victim was identified as her 19-year-old Dale Baker. Starr Baker, 22 years old. David Daubert Sr., 79. Brian Daubert, 42 years old. Shannon Daubert, 45 years old. Laura Daubert, 47 years old.
The names of the youngest victims, her two boys aged 5 and her 6 and her girl aged 7, have not been officially released, but GoFundMe Identified her 6-year-old girl as: Aiden Michael James Daubert.
An autopsy was scheduled for this weekend.
He also had 13 dogs in his two-story house. . The animal's fate was not clear.
Dale Baker, who graduated from Berwick High School in 2021, was a volunteer firefighter in Neskopec, about 50 miles southwest of Scranton, just like his parents.
Only three of his adults managed to escape the fire, and the house was completely destroyed. State police are investigating the cause.
Harold Baker, one of his volunteer firefighters who rushed to the fire, noticed that the fire was in the home of his relatives, sons, daughters, grandchildren, and other family members. The tragedy worsened when I was inside.
The children were visiting the aunt and uncle who own the house,Baker said.
"All I wanted to do was go out there and meet these people, my family," Baker told his Associated Press.