Owensboro fire victims identified


OWENSBORO, Ky. (WEHT) — The Owensboro Police Department has released the names of the two Owensboro residents who died in a Tuesday afternoon fire.

The victims have been identified as Patrick D. James, 45, and Anna G. Trogden, 76.

Investigators say one of the victims died after a bed caught fire. The other person was pulled out of the home — but later died of their injuries.

Police say there was a significant amount of smoke from the fire.

Detectives are continuing to investigate.

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(This story was originally published on November 18, 2020)

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