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Mother, Son Die In Lewis County, Ky. House Fire

Reported by: Send eMail Tiersa Davis
Web Producer: Bethany Simmons
Reported: Dec. 26, 2013 8:44 AM EST
Updated: Dec. 26, 2013 1:19 PM EST

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Garrison , Lewis County , Kentucky

The Lewis County Sheriff's Department has released the names of the mother and son who died in a house fire late Christmas night.

Marilyn Fannin, 84, and Daniel Fannin, 65, were killed in the fire on Wednesday.

Sheriff Johnny Bivens said firefighters arrived at the home in the 1200 block of Montgomery Road in Garrison about 10:50 p.m. Wednesday. Bivens said there was heavy smoke and fire when they arrived. Firefighters found the woman unconscious in the home. She was taken to a local hospital and later died of her injuries. The man was found inside of the home and had died as a result of the fire.

The cause of the fire has not yet been determined and is under investigation.




A mother and son died after a house fire in Lewis County, Kentucky.

The Lewis County Sheriff's Department said the fire started just before midnight on Wednesday. It happened on Montgomery Road in Garrison.

Eyewitness News will update this story as more information becomes available.



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