Northwestern Minnesota Fire Kills 4-Year Old Boy

Monday, April 23rd, 2012 at 7:04 am

Authorities are investigating a fire that killed a 4-year-old boy and injured two other children near the town of Stephen in northwestern Minnesota over the weekend.

The Associated Press reports that the Marshall County sheriff’s office received a 911 call around 10:15 p.m. Friday, advising them that two children had been injured and a third was possibly still in the
house.

Crews from Stephen, Argyle, Kennedy and Karlstad responded.

The boy’s body was found late Saturday afternoon.

The two other children were taken to Altru Hospital in Grand Forks, N.D. Their names were not immediately released and there’s no word on their condition.

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