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McCreary County house fire kills 3

Authorities are investigating the cause of a fire at a residence in McCreary County, Kentucky, that killed three people.

Kentucky State Police received a call about a fire at the Whitley City residence around 5:42 a.m. on Sunday. When officials arrived, three people were found dead in the bedroom of the home.

They were: 52-year-old David D. Perkins, 48-year-old Lisa Y. Perkins, and 3-year-old Shanlen Crabtree, all of Whitley City. Investigators believe they died from smoke inhalation.

Authorities say they don't suspect foul play.

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