Officials: 12-year-old Mississippi boy dies after being burned in fire
Published 3:05 pm Thursday, July 1, 2021
A 12-year-old boy in North Mississippi dies of injuries he suffered in a fire Sunday night.
Fox13 News in Memphis reports that the Tate County Sheriff’s Office said the boy died from a fire at a Coldwater, Mississippi, residence.
Officials say the fire was in a hop behind the house and was reported at approximately 9:30 p.m. Sunday.
When officials found the 12-year-old boy severely burned, they rushed him to the Le Bonheur burn unit. The boy did not survive his injuries.
TSCO says responders found 12-year-old boy severely burned and he was rushed to the Le Bonheur burn unit. He did not survive his injuries.
The cause of the fire remains under investigation.