Boy dead, Family Recovering in Hospital after East Side Fire
POSTED: Sunday, April 11, 2010 - 8:24pm
UPDATED: Sunday, April 11, 2010 - 9:41pm
EL PASO-- A 5-year-old boy is dead and his two brothers and father are recovering in hospitals after a fire ripped through their apartment early Sunday morning.
The incident happened just after 2:00 a.m. at the Krupp apartments on the 10000 block of Hedgegrow.
Firefighters showed up and pulled the 3 boys and their father from the apartment.
The 5-year-old boy died from smoke inhalation at UMC.
His father was flows to the burn center in Lubbock.
So far there's no word on the condition of the two other children.
Firefighters are investigating what cause the fire.