Arson investigation underway in Corbin

Police in Corbin are investigating a suspected arson case at a duplex.

The Corbin Times Tribune reports officials with the State Fire Marshal's office have determined the blaze at the home on Poplar Street was most likely intentionally set.

Crews tested materials from the scene to see if an accelerant was used.

Officials say damage to the duplex and contents inside are estimated to be around $27,000.

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