A Wayne County couple and their son died early Sunday in a fire at their mobile home in Monticello, authorities said.
Dead are Hobert Piercy, 66, Laurina Piercy, 54, and James Piercy, 36.
Kentucky State Police said in a news release that the fire occurred at Ridgewood Trailer Court; they were notified after the Monticello Fire Department was sent to the scene just before 4 a.m. and discovered the bodies after extinguishing the flames.
State police said the cause of the fire remained unknown, but foul play was not suspected.
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Wayne County Coroner Forrest Hicks said no autopsies were planned because it appeared the Piercys died of smoke inhalation. He said blood tests would be conducted, however.