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Residential Fire Claims the Life of a 26 Year Old

Date of News Release: 05/20/2012

(MANCHESTER, KY.) On Saturday, May 19, 2012, Kentucky State Police Post 11 responded to investigate a residential fire, located on KY1350 in northern Clay County.

Upon Investigation of the incident, it was determined that the victim Amanda Bishop, age 26, of Manchester had been asleep alone at the residence when the fire started. No other persons were injured in the incident and no foul play is suspected.

KSP Arson Investigator Brian Lewis is continuing his investigation. He was assisted at the scene by Sergeant J Lafe Owens, Trooper Gary Ridner, Clay County Coroners office and the Burning Springs Fire Department.

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