KSP logoUPDATE/CLARIFICATION: (3/10/18) — Detectives have been conducting multiple interviews today and say the child that suffered fatal injuries in the residence was not Brandon Hinson as earlier stated. Family members confirmed he was 1-year-old Branson Scott Hinson.

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UNION COUNTY, Ky. (3/10/18) — Kentucky State Police detectives are investigating a structure fire that claimed the lives of four people Friday afternoon along the 1800 block of Kentucky 2835 in Morganfield.

The victims have been identified as Brandy Hinson, 40, Brennan Hinson, 21, 1-year-old Branson Scott Hinson and Mikaylin Price, 21. Their bodies are being taken to Louisville for autopsy, KSP Post 16 indicated. All victims were listed as Morganfield residents.

The fire was reported just after noon, which destroyed the residence, KSP Post 16 Spokesman Corey King reported.

The Kentucky State Fire Marshal’s Office and a KSP arson investigator are working to determine a cause. Currently, King said the origin and cause of the fire are unknown.

The investigation is ongoing by KSP and the Union County Coroner’s Office.

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