Ten Die In a Bardstown, KY Fire

Bardstown, KY (AP) -- Nelson County Coroner Field Houghlin says the death toll in a morning house fire in Bardstown has risen to ten. Nine bodies were found in the house and one died at Flaget Memorial Hospital in Bardstown.

There were two survivors who were hospitalized. One is at the University of Louisville Hospital and the other at the Bardstown Hospital. Their conditions were not available.

Nelson County Emergency Services Director Joe Prewitt says six children and four adults died in the house.

The cause of the fire has not been determined.

Bardstown is about 40 miles southeast of Louisville.

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