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2 firefighters suffer minor injuries at fatal fire

The fire appears to have broken out near a wood-burning stove

By Frank Andruscavage
The Times-Tribune

HECLA, Pa. — One man died when flames burned through his East Brunswick Township home during the early morning hours Friday.

Kenneth R. Gernert, 76, was pronounced dead at the scene at 4:38 a.m. by Schuylkill County Deputy Coroner Joseph S. Pothering.

Full story: 2 firefighters suffer minor injuries at fatal fire

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