Officials identify victim in deadly Union Co. house fire

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Published: Nov. 21, 2022 at 10:11 AM CST
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UNION CO., Ky. (WFIE) - The Uniontown Fire Department and Kentucky Fire Marshals Office is investigating a deadly house fire.

They say it happened in the 500 block of Madison Street early Monday morning.

According to fire officials, three people were in the home at the time of the fire, two of which were off-duty firefighters.

Officials say unfortunately a woman was trapped inside, couldn’t get out and died.

On Tuesday, officials identified her as 53-year-old Mary Spalding.

UFD chief says the two firefighters tried to rescue her several times before crews arrived.

Fire officials tell us the fire was an electrical fire.