KSP investigating fatal fire in Martin County


BEAUTY, Ky. (WTVQ) – Kentucky State Police has opened a death investigation following a fatal fire in Martin County.

State Police were called about a house fire with someone trapped inside on Popular Fork around 10:30 a.m. Thursday.

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They say a body was discovered after the fire was put out.

The body was taken to Frankfort for an autopsy and positive identification.

Investigators say, at this time, it appears the death was accidental.