Deputy rescues person from fire in Wayne County

WAYNE COUNTY, Ky. (WYMT) - One person had to be rushed to the hospital Monday night after being rescued from a burning home.

Monticello firefighters say the fire broke out just before 10 p.m. along Highway 833.

Dispatchers tell us a sheriff's deputy saw the flames, went inside the home, and pulled one person to safety.

A second person was able to escape without any help.

Firefighters tell us the person injured had minor injuries.

Firefighters have not released the cause of the fire.

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