Fire officials: Two dead, one hospitalized after Rockmart house fire
2 dead, 1 injured in Rockmart home fire

ROCKMART, Ga. -- Firefighters say two people have died and another critically injured after a house fire in Rockmart Friday morning.

The State Fire Marshal's Office spokesperson Glenn Allen, said the fire started around 8 a.m. in a home on Sciple Sreet. Responding firefighters entered the home after they'd extinguished the flames. They found the two victims dead and a third in critical condition.

The married couple killed were identified as 73-year-old Clifford Singleton and 65-year-old Mary Singleton. 

Their daughter, 39-year-old Melissa Singleton was airlifted to Grady Memorial Hospital in Atlanta in critical condition. Officials say she has first and second degree burns.

Firefighters remain on scene investigating.


Pius Aghadiuno
By Pius Aghadiuno 02/17/2017 10:41:00

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