UPDATE (11:32 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 16, 2023): The woman who died in a house fire in Huntington has been identified.

The Huntington Police Department says Carolyn Hart, 65 of Huntington, was found dead in the house.

They say authorities are working on figuring out the cause of the fire and Hart’s death.


HUNTINGTON, WV (WOWK) — Bryan Chambers with the City of Huntington says one person died after an early morning structure fire on Harvey Road.

Firefighters responded to the call within the 2600 block of Harvey Road around 5:32 a.m., Chambers says.

Crews secured the scene to investigate why the fire happened and the fatality involved, according to Chambers.

The victim’s name is not being released until their family is notified.

Huntington Fire Department responded to the fire.