Kentucky State Police believe a fire that claimed the life of a man in Muhlenberg County Friday night was accidental.
A news release says 70-year old Charles William Smith of Drakesboro was inside and older travel trailer when it caught on fire at 4861 State Route 70 East in Drakesboro around 8:30 Friday night.
The person who called 911 to report the fire believed someone may have been inside and responders found Smith inside and deceased after crews got the blaze put out. State Police say the fire originated from inside the trailer and that it’s believed to have been accidental.
The news release says the investigation into the incident continues.