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4 Bodies Found In House After Overnight Fire In Rochester

TWC News

Rochester Police say that four people were found dead after a fire on the city's east side overnight.

Just before midnight, firefighters were called to 193/195 Leighton Avenue for a report of a house fire.

While putting out the flames, firefighters discovered four victims, all adults, who were dead at the scene.

Identities have not been released yet while authorities work to confirm their identities.  The cause of the fire is also under investigation as is the cause of death.

Randy Gorbman is WXXI's director of news and public affairs. Randy manages the day-to-day operations of WXXI News on radio, television, and online.