Authorities find 2 dead in Monticello house fire

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MONTICELLO, Ky. (WKYT) - Wayne County authorities are investigating a deadly fire in Monticello.

Photo: Kentucky State Police

Sheriff Tim Catron says it is conducting a death investigation after two people died in the home.

The home is located off Kentucky Highway 90 between Trifecta Houseboats and the Mill Springs caution light.

Monticello and Susie firefighters started battling the fire at 3 a.m. Tuesday.

Authorities have yet to release the victims' names.


Kentucky State Police say they have yet to determine the cause of the fire. Medical examiners will perform an autopsy on the two individuals.