The man killed in Christmas morning fire has been identified as Bobby Sorrells, 56, from Louisville, KY.
Just after four in the morning emergency responders arrived to find a three bedroom home completely engulfed in flames on Covington County Road 70. this is in the rural Babbie Community.
Sorrells was found in one of the bedrooms. Four other family members were also inside when the fire started, but they were able to get out. A three-year-old child escaped through a window.
The state fire marshall’s office is investigating the fire along with the Covington County Sheriff’s Office.