5 dead from fire in Bracken County - WDRB 41 Louisville News

5 dead from fire in Bracken County

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- At least 5 people are dead in north central Kentucky after a devastating house fire.

The fire broke out early Saturday morning in Bracken County, leaving behind just a shell of the home.

Officials initially reported that 2 people died as a result of the blaze.

But as crews sifted through the charred rubble, they found 3 more bodies.

A medical chopper flew one survivor to the University of Cincinnati medical center and is in stable condition.

Neighbors say a couple lived in the home with their 4 children.

Fire investigators are not sure of a cause.

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