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2 found dead after Lawrence County fire

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Sunday, Feb. 17, 2013, 2:18 p.m.

A man and a woman were found dead Sunday inside the remnants of a Lawrence County mobile home destroyed by fire, state police said.

Police identified the victims as Phillip James Illig Sr., 49, and Jessica Lynn Morehouse, 28, both of Perry Township.

A passer-by reported the fire at the victims' home in the 6200 block of State Route 488 at 2:12 a.m., police said. Flames had engulfed the home when firefighters arrived, police said.

State police are investigating.

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