Fire chief: 3 dead after Kentucky apartment building blaze

A fire chief says three people are dead and at least five injured after a blaze at an apartment building in central Kentucky.
    
Winchester Fire Chief Cathy Rigney says two people were found dead in the blaze and a third person died after being taken to the hospital. She says first responders transported six people to a hospital.
    
Rigney says firefighters were called to the blaze about 1 a.m. Friday and arrived to find heavy smoke and flames coming out of the front windows of the two-story structure. She says some people had jumped from second-story windows in the back to get away from the fire.
    
Investigators remained at the scene of the 10-unit building after daybreak to try to determine the cause of the fire.

Related Articles

State police arrest 2 on drug charges in Mayfield A man and woman from Mayfield were arrested on drug charges after state police pulled them over for a traffic stop this week, troopers say. 
Arrest made in Kevil shootings Investigators have made an arrest Thursday in the home invasions and shootings that happened Sunday on Michelle Court in the Kevil area of McCracken C...
Illinois man gets 15 years in terrorism case A federal judge has given the maximum available 15-year prison sentence to a suburban Chicago man convicted of seeking to join an al-Qaida-linked grou...
No Go: Pokemon-costumed man arrested after White House jump A Kentucky man dressed as the Pokemon character Pikachu is accused of trying to jump the White House fence - all in the name of making a YouTube video...