Coroner Seeks Cause of Death of Parks Township Duo

PARKS – Pennsylvania State Police are trying to piece together what happened, causing the death of Dawayne Klingensmith, 29 and Heather Swiklinski, 22, both of North Vandergrift in Parks Township.

The pair was found dead in their residence on West 5th Street on Monday afternoon, November 13.

Both subjects were pronounced dead at the scene by Armstrong County Coroner Brian K. Myers.

The incident is still under investigation by the Pennsylvania State Police and Armstrong County Coroner’s Office. Myers said autopsies will be done later today to determine cause and manner of death.

The Coroner and State Police were assisted at the scene by Parks Township Police, the Armstrong County District Attorney’s office, Armstrong County Sheriff’s office and Parks Township Fire Dept.