FLEMINGSBURG, Kentucky — A 76-year-old man has died and a woman injured after a residential fire in northeastern Kentucky.
Kentucky State Police said the fire was reported Monday afternoon in Flemingsburg.
Authorities found Kenneth Wayne Hester of Flemingsburg deceased inside. Police said in a news release that 67-year-old Lena Hitch of Flemingsburg was taken to a hospital for treatment.
University of Kentucky Medical Center spokesman Andrew Shooner said Hitch was in fair condition Monday night.
The release from police said the incident remains under investigation.