Trooper Brad Arterburn
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 5, Campbellsburg
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Gallatin County Woman Dies in Fire
Date of News Release: 06/26/2013
(Warsaw, KY) -- A Gallatin County woman was killed this morning (06/26/13) in a fire at her home at 2175 Highway 42 East. Gallatin County dispatch received a call of a fire at 4:02 a.m. When emergency personnel arrived at the scene the home was engulfed. Audrey Wright, 75 years old, was pronounced dead at the scene by the Gallatin County Coroner. Wright's son that lived with her was able to get out of the home and was not injured. The exact cause of the fire is not known at this time.
Post 5 Arson Investigator Tony Wilson and Detective Mickey Gonterman are leading the ongoing investigation. They were assisted at the scene by the Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office, Gallatin County Fire Department, and Warsaw Police Department.