KSP investigating fire, death in Anderson Co.

Photo Courtesy: The Anderson News/Ben Carlson

LAWRENCEBURG, Ky. (WTVQ) – Kentucky State Police Arson and Crime Scene investigators are looking for answers after a Lawrenceburg man apparently set him home on fire, getting into his vehicle, and shooting himself.

According to the Anderson News, fire stations went to the home off Enterprise Road at around 1:00 p.m. after smoke and a series of explosions was reported by neighbors.

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The paper says that when firefighters arrived, the home was nearly completely gone.  That’s when first responders discovered the man in his truck.  Investigators say he died from a single self-inflicted gunshot wound.

The name of the victim has not been released.

Information from The Anderson News/Photo Courtesy: Ben Carlson