Owsley County man killed in house fire

OWSLEY COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT) - An investigation is underway into a deadly fire at a home near Booneville.

The fire broke out just after 3 p.m. Friday along Sugar Camp Road.

Police say 58-year-old James Bennett was found dead inside the home.

Investigators think Bennett died from injuries he suffered in the fire.

An autopsy has been scheduled for tomorrow.

Investigators are trying to figure out what caused the fire.


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