Glasgow Daily Times, Glasgow, KY

Breaking News

May 13, 2014

11:20 MORNING UPDATE: Hunstman Manor fatal fire was accidental

GLASGOW — A fatal fire in Glasgow in March was accidental, according to a press release Tuesday from the Glasgow Fire Department.

Florence Watson, 70, of Glasgow, was found dead March 22 at her apartment in Huntsman Manor on Jefferson Street when firefighters arrived on scene.

The fire was the result of smoking while oxygen was in use, the release said. The determintion was made following an investigation by the state fire marshall's office.

The cause of death was released by Barren County Coroner Mike Swift after an autopsy was performed by the Kentucky Chief Medical Examiner's office in Louisville.

Watson died as a result of multiple thermal injuries, the release said.


Text Only
Breaking News
Local News
AP Video
Ariz. Inmate Dies 2 Hours After Execution Began Crash Kills Teen Pilot Seeking World Record LeBron James Sends Apology Treat to Neighbors Raw: Funeral for Man Who Died in NYPD Custody Migrants Back in Honduras After US Deports Israeli American Reservist Torn Over Return Raw: ISS Cargo Ship Launches in Kazakhstan Six Indicted in StubHub Hacking Scheme Former NTSB Official: FAA Ban 'prudent' EPA Gets Hip With Kardashian Tweet Bodies of MH17 Victims Arrive in the Netherlands Biden Decries Voting Restrictions in NAACP Talk Broncos Owner Steps Down Due to Alzheimer's US, UN Push Shuttle Diplomacy in Mideast Trump: DC Hotel Will Be Among World's Best Plane Crashes in Taiwan, Dozens Feared Dead Republicans Hold a Hearing on IRS Lost Emails Raw: Mourners Gather As MH17 Bodies Transported Robot Parking Valet Creates Stress-free Travel Raw: Fight Breaks Out in Ukraine Parliament
Must Read
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
Seasonal Content