Pulaski Co. woman found dead following weekend house fire

Published: May. 19, 2018 at 12:51 PM EDT
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A Pulaski County woman was found dead in a burning home early Saturday morning, according to Kentucky State Police.

Troopers say firefighters with the Parkers Mill Fire Department were called to a home on Bock Dock Road around 3:51 a.m. and found the woman's body after putting out the fire.

The victim has been identified as 68-year-old Sharon H. Yonts.

Yonts' body will be taken to the State Medical Examiner's office for an autopsy.

The cause and origin of the fire is not known at this time, but foul play is not suspected.