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Electrical malfunction played part in 2015 fatal Maysville fire

An  fire killed 5 people in Maysville, the mayor said. (The Ledger Independent/Terry Prather) An fire killed 5 people in Maysville, the mayor said. (The Ledger Independent/Terry Prather)
MAYSVILLE, KY (FOX19) -

An electrical malfunction played a part in a fatal Maysville fire that happened in October 2015, according to documents. 

Two adults and three children died when the fire hit several apartments in a row of 1840s brick homes.

Maysville police identified the victims as: Larry Brickels, 68; Lori Doppelheuer, 35; Christopher Kearney, 10; Eagan Hargis, 3; Kieran Hargis, 1.

This is not the first time a fire has killed children in Maysville.

Two toddlers, 2 and 3, died in a February 2011 blaze that broke out in a wood-frame house in the 1400 block of E Third Street.

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