2 Killed In Perry County House Fire

Two people were killed in a house fire in southern Perry County.

Investigators say the fire started around 8:30 Sunday night in the Leatherwood Community, just off Route 699.

Fire investigators closed the highway through the night and into the early
morning while crews investigated the cause of the fire.

Officials have not yet released the victims' names, but officials tell 27 NEWSFIRST the victims are both male and female, Fire crews were back out on the scene early this morning to continue their investigation.

They tell us foul play is not suspected.


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  • by alisha Location: adams on Feb 11, 2008 at 04:40 PM
    we will miss you guys around leatherwood. sorry you had to go this way.maybe we will all be together some day.
  • by tiffany Location: crawford on Feb 11, 2008 at 03:54 PM
    i am very sorry...may god be with this family...alisha if u need anything or if ur family needs any thing u know where i am at and u know my number so just call or come and see...but i am goin to go i love ya gurl bye
  • by A Fire Fighter/Paramedics Wife Location: Eastern Ky on Feb 11, 2008 at 01:25 PM
    May God be with this family... And with the firefighter that worked the scene....

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