Deadly Fire in the Poconos

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POLK TOWNSHIP – A man is dead after a fire in Polk Township, according to the coroner.

Flames broke out at the home on Mountain Road in Polk Township around 8:15 p.m. Tuesday.

The coroner’s office identified the victim as William Berry, 69. Officials said he died from smoke inhalation.

Two others lived there. One was taken to the hospital.

There is no word on the cause.