TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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Structure Fire & Death Investigation in Crittenden County
Date of News Release: 08/02/2010
(Madisonville, Ky.) -- On August 1, 2010, Kentucky State Police responded to the scene of a structure fire on Wilson Farm Road. Upon arrival officers learned that a subject was trapped inside of the structure, that was fully engulfed. Once the fire was extinguished the victim was located and pronounced dead the Crittenden County Coroners Office. The investigation is ongoing by the Kentucky State Police and the Kentucky Fire Marshal's Office. An autopsy was conducted on August 2, 2010 at State Medical Examiner's Office in Madisonville. No further information is available at this time and the identity of the victim is pending results of the autopsy. When positive identification is made and updated press release will be sent.