Report: 3 dead, about a dozen injured in central Ky fire

WINCHESTER, KY (WAVE) - Three people were killed in an apartment fire early Friday morning in Clark County, KY, according to WLEX-TV in Lexington.

The Clark County Fire Department told the station that about a dozen people were taken to hospitals with injuries that included burns, smoke inhalation and broken bones.

Two people were found dead on the scene. Another died later at a hospital.

Firefighters told WLEX that 10 apartments were destroyed.

The fire, which started about 1:15 Friday morning in a building on Springmist Lane in Winchester, has been extinguished, but the scene is still active.

There is no immediate word whether the building had working smoke detectors.

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