Update: Man, Woman Killed in Lawrence County House Fire Identified

Fatal Mobile Home Fire in Lawrence County_799523190915809450
Update (April 23):
LAWRENCE COUNTY, AR – The victims of a Tuesday morning house fire have now been identified.

ImbodenLive reports their names as Atlas Smith, 39 and Jamie Ashford, 23, citing the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigation Division.

Investigators say they believe their cause of death will be determined as smoke inhalation. The cause of the fire is still under investigation by the Arkansas State Police and the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office.

Original story (April 21):
LAWRENCE COUNTY, AR – An investigation is underway after two bodies are found inside a burning mobile home.

ImbodenLive reports that the blaze broke out shortly before 1 a.m. Tuesday at 5960 Hwy. 63, just south of Ravenden.

The home was reported to be engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived.

The Arkansas State Police and the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office are working on the investigation.
The names of the victims have not yet been released.

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