Fire breaks out, body found inside vacant house

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A deadly New Year’s Eve fire is under investigation in Woodford County.

Authorities say a man was found dead inside a vacant house in the village of Kappa. That’s according to our news partners at WJBC Radio.

El Paso firefighters got the call about the fire at 6 a.m. Saturday.

There’s no word at this time on the identity of the victim found, or on a cause.

The Woodford County Coroner is working with several other agencies, including the State Fire Marshal’s Office, to investigate.

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