GRAYSON, Ky. (FOX 56) – One person has died and four people, including one firefighter, have been taken to the hospital for smoke inhalation following a fire in Grayson Ky. Saturday afternoon.

The fire started at the corner of East Second Street and Robert and Mary Street in downtown Grayson. Several fire departments responded as crews worked for hours to keep the fire contained.

FOX 56 spoke with neighbors who were close by while this was all going on. They say their hearts go out to all the families affected.

Marsha Gilbert said “Well, I’m thankful that it didn’t get into my apartment building, but then my heart is broke for my neighbors. I thank everybody that’s been here trying to help out and support the family involved.”

Members of the Red Cross were on-scene ready to assist those affected. No further information has been released at this time.

FOX 56 will continue to update this story as more information becomes available.