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KSP is Investigating a Fatal Fire in Madison County

Date of News Release: 02/01/2014

(Richmond, KY)- The Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post is currently investigating a fatal fire that occurred at 2583 Oakley Wells Road in rural Madison County.

On Saturday, February 1, 2014, KSP Post 7 was notified that there were deceased individuals located in a residence that caught on fire overnight. KSP is searching the debris of the destroyed residence, and has located three unidentified bodies located at this time.

The investigation is being conducted by KSP Arson Investigator Pat Alford and Detective Michael Keeton. They are being assisted by personnel from the KSP Post 7, Madison County Fire Department, State Fire Marshall, and the Madison County Coroner.

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