Fire Kills Two People

By: Amy Walker Email
By: Amy Walker Email

A 95 year old woman and her care-taker are killed when a home catches fire in Prestonsburg.

City police say the fire started sometime before 10:00pm Friday night on Riverside Drive.

Firefighters say they found 95 year old Jane Wallace and her caretaker, 40 year old Lisa Keith in a small bedroom.

Firemen say they found Wallace in the floor next to her bed, they say Keith was found in her bed in the same room.

Both were pronounced dead at the scene.

The fire is still under investigation, but officials say no foul play is suspected.


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