LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Police say a man was killed in an overnight fire at a duplex on Lexington’s northeast side.
Authorities say an elderly man died after the fire broke out about 2 a.m. at a home on Huntsville Drive.
The victim, who was not identified, suffered burns and smoke inhalation, according to the Fayette County Coroner.
Meanwhile, a second man who lives at the residence was able to get out unharmed.
Officials said it was not clear what caused the blaze.