Death Investigation Opened

Pike County, KY — Kentucky State Police at the Pikeville Post have opened a death investigation regarding a structure fire. Troopers responded shortly before 4:00 AM this morning to a structure fire in the Stone area of Pike County. According the 911 caller, a person was still inside the residence. Officials located the body inside the residence shortly before 5:30 AM. Very few details are available at the time as the investigation continues. We will bring you updates as they become available.