House fire kills four people, including one-year-old child

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SALEM, Ky. (WBKO) -- Kentucky State Police say four people, including a one-year-old child, have died after a house fire in Salem, Kentucky.

KSP Post 2 said they got a call about a structure fire on Watson Cemetery Road just before 7:00 Sunday morning.

According to the investigation, troopers say five people were inside the home when the fire occurred.

Troopers say witnesses were able to remove one child, a six-year-old, without any injuries.

KSP says 75-year-old Kenneth Belt, 26-year-old Lindsey Dickerson, 32-year-old Waylon Hillard, and one-year-old Dathon Hillard were all pronounced deceased on scene by Crittenden County Coroner.

The investigation is ongoing by Kentucky State Police. The cause of the fire is undetermined, but foul play is not suspected.

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