Authorities: 2 found dead after western Kentucky house fire


MURRAY, Ky. (AP) – The Kentucky State Police are investigating the deaths of two people whose bodies were discovered after a house fire in western Kentucky.

State police spokesman Michael Robichaud tells news outlets that 51-year-old Linda Whittenberg and an unidentified male were found dead Tuesday afternoon by firefighters inside an eastern Calloway County home.

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Robichaud says Whittenberg, of Murray, did not live at the residence.

The bodies are being sent to Louisville for an autopsy, which Robichaud says should help determine if foul play was involved.

It is unclear what caused the fire.


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