Couple dies in Steuben house fire

By Suzanne Proulx
By Candace Chapman
By Conor Mooney

Credit: WENY-TV

Couple dies in Steuben house fire

May 6, 2013 Updated May 6, 2013 at 6:23 PM EDT

Addison, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Two are dead following a fire in Steuben County.

State Police in Painted Post say Thomas Elliott, 80, and his wife, Lucinda, 78, were home when the fire broke out.

A 911 call reported people were trapped inside a burning home in Steuben County early Monday.

The emergency call brought four departments at approximately 3 a.m. Monday to a home on John Rial Road in Addison.

Most of the fire was contained by 5 a.m., according to CBS affiliate WENY-TV.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

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