VSP: Man killed in St. Paul house fire Sunday evening


ST. PAUL, Va. (WJHL) – The Virginia State Police are investigating after a man was killed in a house fire on Lee Street in St. Paul.

According to VSP Sergeant Geoffrey Lewis, the fire occurred in the 16000 block of Lee Street at 4:26 p.m. on Sunday.

Lewis told News Channel 11 one person was killed in the fire, which was contained to the second floor.

A release from VSP says Randy D. Allen, 45, was the man killed in the fire.

Allen’s remains were transported for examination and autopsy.

No one else was in the building at the time of the fire, according to Lewis.

As of Monday morning, the fire is being investigated by VSP. Lewis says it does not appear to be suspicious in origin.

Crews cleared the scene of the fire shortly after 10 p.m.

No firefighters were injured in the fire, according to Lewis.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss