- Associated Press - Wednesday, December 14, 2016

MANCHESTER, Calif. (AP) - A four-alarm fire at a nearly 150-year-old home along the coast of Mendocino County has killed two young girls.

The Santa Rosa Press Democrat reports (https://bit.ly/2hly8ql ) that the fire broke out early Tuesday at a two-story Manchester home.

A man, his wife and their son were able to escape the blaze through an upstairs window but two girls, ages 9 and 14, were unable to exit the house.

Mendocino County sheriff’s officials have not released the names of the sisters who died. The cause of the fire remains under investigation.


Information from: The Santa Rosa Press Democrat, https://www.pressdemocrat.com

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