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Investigators release name of woman who died in a fire in Greenup County

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Posted at 5:58 AM, Nov 17, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-17 05:58:03-05

GREENUP COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — Investigators have released the name of an elderly woman who was killed in a house fire in Greenup County.

The fire broke out on Friday night at a home along Ashbrooke Hill.

Kentucky State Police said that 79-year-old Louise Batchelor was found dead in a guest building.

Investigators said that foul play is not suspected and the cause of the fire remains under investigation.

Crews from several fire departments responded to the scene.