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Man Dies In Rockcastle Co. Fire

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BRODHEAD, Ky (LEX 18) One person has died after a house fire in Rockcastle County Wednesday.

The coroner tells LEX 18 that the fire happened around 4:30 p.m. on Bowling Ridge Road in Brodhead. 

The victim, who went by Junior Brummett, was trying to start a fire in a wood stove when his clothes caught fire. 

Brummett, who was in his 70s, died at the scene.

No one else was home at the time of the fire. 

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