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Victim of Tuesday morning’s house fire identified

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Kealen Andrew (Photo source Larry Walker via WLBT)

Six-year-old Kealen Andrew has been identified as the child who died in last night’s fire in Warren County, county coroner Doug Huskey has confirmed.

The fire began around 1 a.m. Tuesday. Two other residents of the home escaped; however, Andrew died because of the blaze. Two deputies and a neighbor attempted to rescue him but were unsuccessful.

Huskey pronounced Andrew dead on the scene after his body was recovered.

Two deputies were taken to the hospital for smoke inhalation.

The fire is under investigation.

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