93-year-old killed in Chester Co. fire identified

December 10, 2010 7:21:26 AM PST
A 93-year-old man killed in a house fire on Thursday in Chester County has been identified.

Investigators say Howard Marsh was at the home at 130 Crawford Road in East Brandywine Township visiting his daughter and son-in law.

The fire started in a propane heater inside a barn about 2:09 p.m.

The fire was brought under control within 10 minutes.

There were no other reported injuries.

Marsh lived at the Freedom Village Retirement Community in West Brandywine Township.