An 81-year-old woman died and her 63-year-old son was injured after a fire sparked at Harlan County house Friday afternoon.
Kentucky State Police said the fire started around 3 p.m. in Lynch.
Marjorie Boggs of Gap Branch was transported to the hospital where she was pronounced dead.
Boggs' son, Robert Boggs of Hueytown, AL., was treated and released from Harlan ARH.
Officials sia dfould play is not suspected, and the cause of the fire is under investigation.