Location: Springfield Township Perry Highway (Route 19) Mercer County
-2/13/12 A fire shortly before 8:30 this evening in Springfield Township, took the life of a Mercer County man. The fire, on Perry Highway (Route 19) near Leesburg, destroyed the two story wood-frame house Initial scanner reports stated flames were scene coming from the rear of the structure. It was around 9:40 pm when firemen removed the body of the victim. Several family members came to the scene and had to be consoled by fire department personnel. The State Police Fire Marshall was called to the scene as well as a representative of the Mercer County Coronerís office. The complete video is now available to "Emergency Personnel" after logging in.