Two killed in house fire

HAZARD, Ky. — Two people were killed following a house fire in Perry County early Monday morning.

Firefighters with the Viper Fire Department were called out to a home on Middle Fork Maces Creek Road just after 5 a.m. Firefighters found the bodies of two victims inside the remains of the home.

The bodies were taken to the state Medical Examiner’s Office for autopsy and identification.

The fire remains under investigation.