TFC Michael Murriell
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 14, Ashland
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Fire Investigation in Wurtland, Ky.
Date of News Release: 03/23/2010
(Ashland, Ky.) -- The Kentucky State Police in Ashland is investigating a residential house fire that occurred approximately 0900 hours this morning on Wolfpen Hollow just off KY 503 in Wurtland, KY. The Wurtland Fire Department responded to the fire this morning to find the residence fully engulfed in flames with a partial roof collapse. The Fire Department summonsed the assistance of the Kentucky State Police Arson Investigator to determine cause and origin of the fire.
The home owner, Lawrence Large, was not at home during the time of the fire. No one else was inside the residence.
The investigation is in the early stages and under investigation by Detective Rodney Carroll of the Kentucky State Police.