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Las Cruces Fire Claims Life of 3-year-old Boy

LAS CRUCES, New Mexico - Las Cruces Fire officials said a fire claimed the life of a 3-year-old boy around 2 a.m. Sunday. 

Fire crews responded to the blaze at 7742 Charro St. where they found a single-wide manufactured home ablaze. 

The 3-year-old boy was unresponsive, according to fire officials, and was pronounced dead shortly after crews arrived on scene. 

Fire officials said two adults escaped the fire with their 7-month-old daughter, but were unable to reach their young son.

The home was declared a complete loss.

Investigators are working to determine the cause of the fire.



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