KSP: Young Boy Dies in Wolfe County Fire


Kentucky State Police, in a release, reported that they received a call Friday morning as there was a structure fire on KY 1812 in Wolfe County, South of Campton.

Firefighters arrived at the scene to discover human remains, later identified by authorities as that of a young boy.

Kentucky State Police was assisted on scene by Wolfe County Fire Department, Wolfe County Sheriff’s Department, Hazel Green Fire Department, Breathitt/Wolfe EMS and the Coroner’s Office.

The case is currently under investigation by the Kentucky State Police Post in Morehead. The Wolfe County Coroner tells WBONTV that the cause of the fire is yet to be determined.