Roderick Usher had written a letter to the narrator to go and visit him because he was going through problems. when the narrator arrives he notices that the house has a scary vibe and is falling apart
Roderick tells the narrator of his sister that has a strange illness. While there Roderick's sister dies and he kept her in a coffin in the basement of the house,
After her death the narrator starts to hear noises. One night during a storm Rodrick goes into the narrators room and opens the certain to reveal that theres a green gas surrounding the house. The narrator reads to Roderick to calm him.
As the narrator reads they hear a scream and Roderick whispers that he has been hearing noises from his sisters coffin and believes that they buried her alive. The doors fly open and there is Madeline covered in blood .
She jumps on Roderick and attacks him they both die Roderick most likely died due to fear. Meanwhile the narrator flees the house.
A crack starts to devolpep on the house and soon crumbles to pieces.