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Fire in Pike County, KY kills two

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Two people died after their home caught fire early Sunday morning in Pike County, KY. 

Troopers with the Kentucky State Police in Pikeville say they are investigating the cause of a fatal fire that occurred at 1:30 a.m. on the Left Fork of Elswick Fork Road.  A man and a woman, whose names are expected to be released by Monday afternoon, died in the fire.  Troopers say the bodies have been taken to the coroner to determine the official cause of death. 

Dispatchers say firefighters with Ferrells Creek and Elkhorn City Fire Departments both responded to the fire.