Elderly couple found dead after house fire in Robertsdale

Baldwin County

UPDATE 4/5/21: Robertsdale’s Police Chief says an elderly couple was found dead in their home Sunday following a fire on Devine Road. Chief Bradley Kendrick said they responded to a welfare check at the home Sunday afternoon. After getting inside they found a fire in the home and the homeowners dead along with two pets.

At this point, they believe they died from smoke inhalation but the state fire marshal is investigating. They do not believe this was criminal. The names of the victims have not been released as they are trying to reach next-of-kin.

ORIGINAL STORY: Robertsdale, Ala. (WKRG) — Robertsdale Police are on scene at Devine Road for an unknown investigation.

The Baldwin County Coroner was also on scene at the home off of Highway 59 on Devine Road. We have reached out to police for more information and will update soon. This is a developing story.

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