Man killed in Poestenkill fire

Posted at: 09/16/2013 10:21 AM | Updated at: 09/16/2013 3:01 PM
By: WNYT Staff

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Firefighters repond to a blaze that killed a man on Plank Road in Poestenkill.

Alex Clarey / WNYT

POESTENKILL - A Rensselaer County fire has claimed the life of a 29-year-old man.

The sheriff's department says Devin Hover died inside the Plank Road home in Poestenkill.

His parents were also home at the time. They were taken to Albany Medical Center with unknown injuries.

Investigators have not released the cause yet, but they do say it was accidental.



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