BRODHEAD, Ky. (WKYT) - One person was killed in a house fire in Rockcastle County.
James Brummett (Family Photo)
Kentucky State Police tells WKYT the fire started around 4:30 p.m. Wednesday on Bowling Ridge Road in Brodhead.
Police later identified James Brummett, 79, of Brodhead.
Relatives say Brummett was trying to light a wood stove when the fire got out of control.
Brummet is survived by his wife of 59 years.