Four family members of Seahawks' Frank Clark, including his father, die in house fire

Devastating news for Seattle Seahawks defensive end Frank Clark.

Clark lost four members of his family, including his father, in a house fire in Cleveland last week.

He revealed the news on Twitter.

Cleveland.com reported on the fire on Tuesday, but did not call it arson. Two of the four people who died were children, ages 3 and 8. It was reportedly the deadliest fire in the city since 2009.

The Seahawks posted a statement of support for Clark:

“The entire Seahawks family is mourning with Frank Clark and his loved ones after their tragic loss. Our thoughts and prayers will be pouring out to Frank and is family during their time of grieving,” it read.

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FOXBORO, MA - NOVEMBER 13: Frank Clark #55 of the Seattle Seahawks looks on during the fourth quarter of a game against the New England Patriots at Gillette Stadium on November 13, 2016 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Adam Glanzman/Getty Images)
SEATTLE, WA - DECEMBER 20: Defensive lineman Frank Clark #55 of the Seattle Seahawks linebacker Bobby Wagner #54 of the Seattle Seahawks hit quarterback Johnny Manziel #2 of the Seattle Seahawks during the first half of play at CenturyLink Field on December 20, 2015 in Seattle, Washington. The Seahawks won the game 30-13. (Photo by Stephen Brashear/Getty Images)
SANTA CLARA, CA - OCTOBER 22: Frank Clark #55 and the Seattle Seahawks take the field for the second half of their NFL game against the San Francisco 49ers at Levi's Stadium on October 22, 2015 in Santa Clara, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
02 OCT 2016: Seattle Seahawks defensive end Frank Clark (55) warms up prior to the game between the New York Jets and the Seattle Seahawks played at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford,NJ. (Photo by Rich Graessle/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)
SEATTLE, WA - SEPTEMBER 11: Defensive end Frank Clark #55 of the Seattle Seahawks celebrates after sacking Quarterback Ryan Tannehill #17 of the Miami Dolphins at CenturyLink Field on September 11, 2016 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)
NEW ORLEANS, LA - OCTOBER 30: Frank Clark #55 of the Seattle Seahawks reacts after sacking Drew Brees #9 of the New Orleans Saints during the first quarter at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on October 30, 2016 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Sean Gardner/Getty Images)
TAMPA, FL - NOVEMBER 27: Frank Clark #55 of the Seattle Seahawks in action against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during the game at Raymond James Stadium on November 27, 2016 in Tampa, Florida. The Buccaneers defeated the Seahawks 14-5. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)
SEATTLE, WA - OCTOBER 01: Seattle Seahawks defensive end Frank Clark (55) walks the sidelines in the second half during a game between the Seattle Seahawks and the Indianapolis Colts on October 01, 2017 at CenturyLink Field in Seattle, WA. (Photo by Christopher Mast/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)
SEATTLE, WA - DECEMBER 17: Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll greets Frank Clark #55 on the field before the game against the Los Angeles Rams at CenturyLink Field on December 17, 2017 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Steve Dykes/Getty Images)
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Clark, 24 years old, just finished his third season with Seattle; he was a second-round draft pick in 2015.

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