Friday, March 25, 2016

KSP Investigates Fatal House Fire in Pike County

The Kentucky State Police, Pikeville Post was called at approximately 6:52 P.M. on Thursday, March 24, 2016, in reference to a possible fatal house fire at Laurel Fork in the Feds Creek community of Pike County.

Emergency personnel located one individual deceased in the residence.  The victim has been sent to the State Medical Examiner’s Office for autopsy and identification.

The cause of the fire and death is under investigation, and no foul play is suspected at this time.

The ongoing investigation is being conducted by KSP Post 09 Detective Jeremy Giles.