3-Year-Old Dead in Norcross Apartment Fire

NORCROSS, Ga. (AP) - Firefighters have found the body of a
3-year-old child trapped inside an apartment complex that caught
fire in Norcross.

Gwinnett County Fire Department spokesman Capt. Tommy Rutledge
says the body was found early Sunday inside the Oakbrook Pointe
apartments where 10 of the 20 units were destroyed in the blaze
Saturday afternoon.

The mother of the missing 3-year-old and the woman's other
child, a 1-year-old, were the only injuries reported in the blaze.

The baby suffered burns and was taken to Grady Memorial
Hospital. The mother had unspecified injuries and was taken to
Gwinnett Medical Center.

The victims' identities were not immediately released.


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