Elderly couple dies in Perry County house fire

PERRY COUNTY, Pa. — An elderly couple perished in a Wednesday afternoon house fire.

Ronald Miller, 84, and Alice Miller, 82, both died in a house fire in the 600 block of N. Front Street in Liverpool Borough on January 3.

Police responded around 3:30 p.m. to the scene of the fire.

The State Police Fire Marshal determined that the cause of the fire was accidental due to careless use of a propane heater that was being used in close proximity to combustible materials.