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Human remains found in Dry Fork Creek Road fire identified

Foul play not suspected in Casey County tragedy, but investigation is ongoing
Next earlier item, this story: Fatal fire on Dry Fork Road, Casey Co. takes life of woman

By TFC Billy R. Gregory, Public Information Officer
Kentucky State Police Post 15, Columbia, KY

LIBERTY, KY, (Tue 31 Jan, 2017) - The human remains found in the residence have been identified as 25-year-old Brandi Nix, of Burnside, KY.

The other victims, who remain hospitalized in critical condition, are Brandi Nix's child, 3-year-old Arianna Nix, and a friend, 33-year-old Jeremy Wilkerson, of Windsor, KY.

The fire is believed to have started as the result of an electrical issue and no foul play is suspected. The investigation is ongoing.

This story was posted on 2017-01-31 11:49:59
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