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Yazoo City Fire Sends Three People to Burn Center

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Yazoo City fire sends three to burn center Yazoo City fire sends three to burn center
Three people are at the burn center in Atlanta, Georgia after a fire in their Yazoo City duplex last night.

According to Fire Marshal Kenneth Washington, the fire started around 6:30pm at 119 West Madison Street.

A wife, husband and their 11-month child sustained burn injuries.

Washington says, the woman and her child have 2nd and 3rd degree burns on 50-percent of their bodies. The woman is also 8 months pregnant.

The man has 2nd degree burns on 20-percent of his body.

The family’s other daughter didn’t have any injuries.

Marshall says the fire originated in the living room but the cause of the fire is under investigation.

The duplex has smoke damage throughout and only part of it is destroyed.

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