Casey County man dies in weekend fire

A Casey County man died in a residence fire at a house just outside Liberty late last week.

Firefighters were called out around 11 p.m. Thursday to a home in the 100 block of Ridgecrest Drive.

According to the Casey County Coroner’s office, 78-year-old DeWayne Whited was pronounced deceased at the scene.

The cause of the fire is not known at this time.


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