Two die in Harvey fire

HARVEY, La. — A man and a woman have died in a house fire in Harvey.

Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office spokesman Glen Boyd said responders were called to a fire in the 700 block of Grefer Drive in Harvey about 4:40 p.m. The caller said two people were possibly inside the home.

When responders arrived, they found a man and a woman lying outside on the ground unconscious. EMS workers pronounced them dead at the scene.

The fire started in the kitchen, Boyd said, but it’s unclear what caused the blaze.

Check back for updates on this developing story.