LEE COUNTY, Ky. (FOX 56) — An investigation is underway in Lee County after authorities found human remains in a burned structure.

Kentucky State Police said they were contacted around 9 p.m. on Tuesday regarding human remains discovered in a burned structure on KY-52 W.

The remains were removed by the Lee County Coroner and transported to the State Medical Examiner’s Office in Frankfort for identification.

Anyone who may have information about this investigation is asked to contact KSP Post 7 at (859)-623-2404.