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Coalport Fatal Fire

According to Clearfield County coroner Kim Shaffer-Snyder, a man was killed in Friday night’s house fire in Coalport.

Shaffer-Snyder identified the man a 33-year-old Matthew Troxell, of Patton.

State police are still investigating the cause of the blaze, which broke out around 9 p.m. Friday at a home along the 600 block of Main Street in Coalport Borough.

No other injuries were reported.


State police in Clearfield County are investigating the cause of a late night fire in Coalport.

911 dispatchers say six area crews were dispatched to a home along the 600 block of Main Street, around 9 p.m. Friday, including Glendale Volunteer Fire Department and Irvona Fire Company.

Crews were on scene for several hours and dispatchers did confirm that the call was reported as a house fire with entrapment.

The extent of any injuries has not yet been confirmed.

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