One person was killed in an overnight blaze in Pottstown.
The blaze broke out in an apartment building on the 400 block of East High Street at about 1:30 a.m. Friday.
Pottstown Fire Chief Richard Lengel told reporters that one person was found dead in a bedroom.
The other residents were able to self-evacuate and crews placed the fire under control fairly quickly, he said.
No other injuries were reported.
The cause of the deadly fire remains under investigation.