Peters Township man, 80, dies at hospital after house fire


PETERS TOWNSHIP, Pa. - A Washington County man died Sunday after being removed from his burning home by firefighters.

Robert Gary McLaughlin, 80, was taken to Canonsburg General Hospital Emergency Room following a house fire on Locust Drive in Peters Township.

The fire started around 6:30 a.m. Sunday.

Three other adults were in the house when the flames broke out.

A cause of the fire is under investigation.