The Perry County Coroner’s Office confirmed to WYMT Tuesday that human remains were found after a garage fire.
The coroner’s office says the fire happened Nov. 21 in the Hardburly community.
The Perry County Sheriff’s Department said the fire happened around 4 a.m.
After the fire, human remains were discovered.
The coroner’s office says the remains were sent to the Medical Examiner’s Office in Frankfort for an autopsy.
We do not the person’s name or if it is a man or woman.
We also do not know a cause of death at this time.
The Perry County Sheriff’s Department is conducting a death investigation.
The sheriff’s department has not ruled out foul play at this time due to the condition of one part of the body.
We’ll continue to update this story as we learn more information.