Small Fire Causes Injury at Kentucky State Reformatory
LAGRANGE, Ky. – The Kentucky Department of Corrections is investigating a small, smoky fire that was discovered at the Kentucky State Reformatory at LaGrange.
A news release from the department said the fire was found at about 7 p.m. Monday in a dormitory bathroom at the prison, but didn't cause any structural damage.
There are 218 inmates in the unit.
The only reported injury was to a sergeant who was treated for smoke inhalation.
Department spokeswoman Lisa Lamb said the cause of the fire is under investigation.
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