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November 21, 2013

KY 1223 duplex fire under investigation

CORBIN — By John Ross / Staff writer

Emergency responders are at a duplex fire along KY 1223 in southern Laurel

County.

Neighbors report having heard an explosion at some point.

Lily and West Knox volunteer fire departments are on scene as is Laurel

County Emergency Management, Ambulance Inc. of Laurel County and an arson

investigator.

The residents who live in one side of the duplex weren't home when the fire

started. No information was available about their neighbor.

The highway will remain blocked for undetermined amount of time while

rescuers work.

No other homes appear to have suffered any damage.

See Friday's edition of the Times-Tribune for more on this story.

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